Curriculum & Community


PSTP partners with subspecialty fellowships to offer grant-writing seminars, responsible conduct of research course, and didactics. Faculty mentors provide guidance throughout residency and fellowship. Annual educational supplements of up to $2000 per trainee support selected subscriptions, meeting registration, and travel costs. PSTP events and dinners build community and offer insight into successful careers of distinguished physician-scientists.


The University of Minnesota campus nestles on the Mississippi River between the twin cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. Arts, culture, professional sports, and culinary experiences abound in this metro area of 3 million residents Transit options are plentiful, from light rail to extensive bike trails maintained year round. An abundance of natural resources, including more than 20 metro lakes, provide a rich array of recreational activities that vary through the Minnesota's four seasons. The Twin Cities combine big city amenities and diversity with the friendliness of small town.