Health Science Center


Located in the heart of South Dakota’s largest city, the Sioux Falls campus resides on the campus of Sanford Health and Sanford/USD Medical Center. Conveniently located at the junction of I-29 and I-90, on the banks of the Big Sioux River, Sioux Falls is within a day’s drive of most major Midwestern cities including Fargo, Kansas City, Omaha and Minneapolis/St. Paul.

  • The Sioux Falls campus houses medical school administration and clinical departments
  • Home to Wegner Health Science Information Center, the state's premier medical library
  • Home to our Primary Care Ambulatory Program, which is part of our family medicine department


  • Mary D. Nettleman, MD, MS, MACP, Dean/VP of Health Affairs
  • Archana Chatterjee, M.D., Ph.D., Senior Associate Dean of Faculty Development
  • Janet Lindemann, M.D., MBA, Dean of Medical Student Education
  • Robin Miskimins, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Research
  • Tim Ridgway, M.D., Dean of Faculty Affairs
  • Nedd Brown, Ed.D., Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education
  • Ron Lindahl, Ph.D., Dean of Division of Basic Biomedical Sciences, SSOM Executive Dean
  • Paul Bunger, Ph.D., Dean of Medical Student Affairs
  • Gerald Yutrzenka, Ph.D., Associate Dean of Diversity and Inclusion
  • Mark Beard, M.D., Assistant Dean of Medical Student Education
  • Suzanne Reuter, M.D., Assistant Dean of Medical Student Affairs