We are dedicated to exceptional student education, providing thoughtful and inspirational pathways leading to Doctor of Medicine and Doctor of Philosophy in Basic Biomedical Sciences degrees. With a faculty noted for its clinical expertise and scholarship, our students emerge as highly proficient physicians and health care leaders.

Stories From Our School

  • Image Donald Warne
    VERMILLION, S.D. -- The prolonged history of trauma and pronounced oppression experienced by American Indians has created a “public health crisis screaming for intervention,” native health expert Dr. Donald Warne said recently in a speech at the University of Sou...
  • Image of Tyler Hemmingson at his desk talking with RISE-UP student Nishita Dsouza
    It’s a demanding and meaningful undertaking. The University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine’s Center for Disabilities is partnered with a select and distinguished group of institutions from across the country aiming to solve a vexing, vital and ongoing...

South Dakotan, M.D. Magazine

Issue:Fall/Winter 2015

Read features on the Sanford School of Medicine, its students, alumni and faculty. The current issue features:

  • Dr. Loren Amundson and his medical bags
  • Student indebtedness and the value of scholarships
  • Dr. Edward Kaufman '70 honors his parents through a FARM scholarship endowment

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