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.
We have been recognized by the Association of American Medical Colleges for our approach to rural health care, community-integrated research and programs to recruit Native American students into medicine.
Dr. Mark T. Garry, assistant professor of psychiatry, has been awarded the 2018 Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award.
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