Dean's Office


We will develop and sustain a world-class medical school and academic health system that ranks in the top decile nationally. —Dean Brooks Jackson

Medical School mission statement: Committed to innovation and diversity, the Medical School educates physicians, scientists, and health professionals; generates knowledge and treatments; and cares for patients and communities with compassion and respect.

Dean Brooks Jackson around the Medical School

Promotion and Tenure Reception 2016

May The Fourth Be With You! #StarWarsDay May 4, 2016

Speaking with Assistant Dean for Student Affairs Michael Kim, MD, at the Medical School Honors and Awards Ceremony April 20, 2016

Match Day March 18, 2016

Microbiology Research Facility grand opening December 3, 2015

Speaking in Uganda on the importance of One Health November 2015

Discussion of Medical Research and Innovation with U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar and Health and Human Services Secretary Burwell October 16, 2015

Wall of Scholarship induction ceremony at the Dean's Distinguished Research Lectureship October 14, 2015

Town Hall meeting on integration October 9, 2015

Project Medical Education September 29, 2015

NRMN Grant Kickoff Meeting August 31, 2015

Dean Brooks Jackson

Brooks Jackson, MD, MBA

Dean of the Medical School and Vice President for Health Sciences