Andrew Olson, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine

Andrew Olson

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
Department of Medicine
Office of Medical Education
420 Delaware Street SE
MMC 284
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Madison Stangl

Administrative Phone
612-301-9495

Administrative Email
stang145@umn.edu

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine

Course Director, Advanced Physical Diagnosis


Internist


Medical School, University of California, Davis, CA

Medicine and Pediatrics Residency, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Summary

Andrew Olson, MD, FACP, FAAP is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota Medical School, where he practices Hospital Medicine and Pediatrics. He is the director of the Medical School's Subinternship in Critical Care that focuses on the development and assessment of competence to facilitate transition to residency. His academic focus is the development of methods to teach about the diagnostic process as well as methods to improve diagnostic reasoning in clinical care. He is the leader of the DX: Diagnostic Excellence Project, which is developing and evaluating a series of virtual patient cases for medical students about the diagnostic process and diagnostic error.

Awards & Recognition

Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor—Rising Star" (2015)

Clinical

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Clinics

University of Minnesota Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Board Certified in Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

Clinical Problem Solving; Evidence-Based Medicine; Evidence-Based Physical Diagnosis; Medical Decision Making; Medical Education; Point-of-care ultrasonography; Systematic reviews of diagnostic testing

Hospital Privileges

University of Minnesota Medical Center