Taj Mustapha, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine

Taj Mustapha

Contact Info

Office Address:
Medicine/General Internal Medicine
142 VCRC
401 East River Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing Address:
General Internal Medicine
MMC 284 Mayo
8284B (Campus Delivery Code)
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Madison Stangl

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Faculty Member, Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine


MD, University of California, San Francisco, CA

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

BA, Stanford University, Stanford, CA


Dr. Mustapha went to University of California San Francisco School of Medicine and then completed her internal medicine and pediatric residency training at the University of Minnesota. She spent a year as chief resident in the Department of Pediatrics, where she oversaw residents and ran teaching conferences. She currently is the Associate Program Director of the Med-Peds Residency Program, and a hospitalist in both the Department of Medicine and the Department of Pediatrics. Her academic interests include adolescent health, health care transition, and medical education.

Awards & Recognition

  • Minneapolis - St. Paul “Top Doctors, Rising Star Edition” (2017)
  • Outstanding Faculty Educator Award (2013)
  • Best Doctors in America® (2007-2008, 2009-2010)
  • Educational Excellence Award, Internal Medicine (2011)
  • Susan Vincent Outstanding Resident Teacher, Pediatrics
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society

Professional Associations

  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Fellow, Echoing Green Social Entrepreneurs
  • Member, American College of Physicians



  • Hospital Medicine
  • Pediatrics


University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

Adolescent medicine; Medical Education; Primary care for adults and children; Reproductive Health ; Substance use disorders; Transition of care from pediatrics to adult medicine

Hospital Privileges

University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital; University of Minnesota Medical Center