Internal Medicine Residency Program

The University of Minnesota's Internal Medicine Residency Program will leave you well prepared for any career in Internal Medicine. 

Our program provides a wide variety of experiences and learning opportunities that will enrich you both professionally and personally. Here's why:

  • Diversity of patients, training sites, and practice styles
  • Departmental leadership committed to excellence in medical education
  • Energetic and caring faculty
  • Opportunities to participate in pioneering research
  • Supportive and friendly learning environment

Program Director 

Briar Duffy IM Director

Dr. Briar Duffy

Associate Program Directors

University of Minnesota Medical Center

Meghan Rothenberger

Dr. Meghan Rothenberger

Minneapolis VA Health Care System

Nacide Ercan Fang

Dr. Nacide Ercan-Fang

Regions Hospital

Dr Paula Skarda

Dr. Paula Skarda

Program Coordinators


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Duane Orlovski


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Sandra Immerman

Assistant Coordinator

Goldy Gopher
Alex Stragey