Carolyn Bramante, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine

Carolyn Bramante

Contact Info

Office Address:
Internal Medicine
717 Delaware Street SE
Room 184
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Mailing Address:
Internal Medicine
Room 166 717 Del
717 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Administrative Assistant Name
Jill Charles

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine

Core Faculty, Center for Pediatric Obesity Medicine

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Internist; Pediatrician; Obesity Medicine Doctor

MD, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Med-Peds Residency, Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD

Health Services Research Fellowship, Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD

AB, Sociology, Dartmouth College


Dr. Bramante's clinical and research interest center around obesity treatment and prevention for children and adults. 

Awards & Recognition

  • Idoreyin Montegue Award for Public Engagement, Johns Hopkins
  • General Internal Medicine Housestaff Research Award, Honorable Mention, Johns Hopkins
  • Metropolitan-Mount Sinai Outstanding Medical Student Award, University of Minnesota
  • Leonard Two Student Humanism in Medicine Award, University of Minnesota
  • Neal Gault Honorary Scholarship, University of Minnesota
  • Presidential Student Leadership and Service Award, University of Minnesota
  • Mary McEvoy Award for Public Engagement, University of Minnesota.

Professional Associations

  • The Obesity Society
  • Society for General Internal Medicine
  • American Academy of Pediatrics 


Research Summary/Interests

  • Obesity treatment and prevention
  • Cardiovascular disease disparities
  • Gestational weight gain
  • Dual-generation obesity interventions
  • Women's health



Academic Interests and Focus

Medical student and resident teaching



Pediatric Weight Management Clinic;Weight Loss Clinic

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Obesity Medicine 

Clinical Interests

Obesity treatment and prevention