Nesbitt Chair & Head of the Department of Medicine
Peter Igarashi, MD
The Department of Medicine is one of the top research departments in the United States and represents the largest research faculty group at the University of Minnesota.
The Department is an innovative leader in medical education and has developed new, exciting curricula for medical student and resident education.
Enhancing the health of Minnesota, the nation, and the world through innovation in research, education and patient care.
- Dr. Anne Joseph to serve as Vice-Chair for Faculty Affairs and Diversity - Read More
- UMN Researcher Honored for Polycystic Kidney Disease Work
Dr. Peter Igarashi was recently honored with the Lillian Jean Kaplan International Prize for Advancement in the Understanding of Polycystic Kidney Disease. Read More
Daniel Weisdorf, MD recently received the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT). The award, presented at the ASBMT annual meeting, recognizes Dr. Weisdorf for the continuing contributions he has made throughout his career to the field of blood and marrow transplantation.