Professional Development

bruce-blazar-and-brenda-weigelFaculty like Bruce Blazar and Brenda Weigel take advantage of research resources offered by the Medical School.

Whether you’re teaching students or culturing cells in a lab, you need resources that help you find answers quickly. The Medical School offers a variety of tools to aid you in your development as a teacher, researcher, educational leader, and scholar.

Research resources

Accelerate and expand your research by taking advantage of one of the many research resources at the University of Minnesota Medical School.

From research infrastructure support to the latest MRI technology, our resources will streamline your research to bring treatments from your lab directly to patients. In addition, learn about the many grant opportunities currently offered.

For Physicians

Risk Management and Compliance

UMN Health Center for Communications Excellence

Build new skills and create a more fulfilling experience for both you and your patients through the UMN Health Center for Communications Excellence, a center that is focused on improving communication between providers and patients.

Educational development resources

Medical Educator Development and Scholarship helps faculty stay on top of the latest teaching and training strategies.

Attend workshops, learn about medical educational and clinical scholarship, get access to webinars, and more.

Duluth Women’s Mentoring Program

The Duluth Women’s Mentoring Program was created to advance the professional development of women faculty on the Duluth Campus. Select programs are coordinated with the UMD Swenson College of Science and Engineering Women’s Mentoring Program.