UMN Medical Center Curriculum and Call

University of Minnesota Medical Center family medicine residents and faculty huddle for a meeting in the clinic.University of Minnesota Medical Center has a reputation for innovation.

We actively use and teach the chronic care model and have received health care home certification by the state of Minnesota.

The following is information about our curriculum and call.


We support residents in creating electives to help them pursue their personal interests and achieve their individual goals.

Global Family Medicine
Global Family Medicine is an elective curricular experience where residents participate in structured international experiences to gain the skills and knowledge to care for our global citizens and communities.

Lectures, discussions, workshops, grand rounds, and more.

Programmatic courses
The department sponsors several required and optional one- to two-day programmatic courses. Topics include women's health, sports and musculoskeletal medicine, community health, and more.

We have a strong focus on teaching our residents procedures.

Frequency and volume of night float/call is designed to meet residents educational needs.