The 2018 White Coat Ceremony
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.

The University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine was awarded the 2017 Spencer Foreman Award for Outstanding Community Service, a nationally recognized award that is considered the top honor a medical school can receive from the Association of American Medical Colleges.

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Stories From Our School

South Dakotan M.D. MagazineThe South Dakotan MD

Issue: Spring/Summer 2018

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

  • From Rivals to Best Friends and Colleagues
  • A Lasting Impact: The Contributions of Dr. Janet Lindemann
  • The Family Flynn: A Dizzying Collection of Coyotes