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.
Response to COVID-19
As we all work to move forward, we are acutely aware that many have tackled challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. The USD Sanford School of Medicine is dedicated to ensuring flexibility in its response to the challenges applicants are facing during this pandemic.
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.
Stories From Our School
The University of South Dakota announced three finalists for the vice president of Health Affairs/Sanford School of Medicine dean following a five-month national search.
VERMILLION, S.D. – The United States Public Health Service (USPHS) has recognized University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine student Avery Olson as a winner of the 2020 Excellence in Public Health Award.
VERMILLION, S.D. – The University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine's chapter of Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society, held its 43rd annual induction ceremony on May 7. AOA is the only national honor medical society in the world.
South Dakotan M.D. Magazine
Read the stories of students, alumni and faculty from the Sanford School of Medicine. The current issue features: