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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
VERMILLION, S.D. – University of South Dakota Vice President of Health Affairs and Sanford School of Medicine Dean Tim Ridgway, M.D., discussed his new role, changes in the health care field brought on by the pandemic, and what the Sanford School of Medicine is seeking in an...
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Medical students, residents, fellows, alumni, faculty, staff and friends of SSOM can now proudly display their school pride with SSOM apparel and merchandise.
The South Dakotan M.D. Magazine
Read the stories of students, alumni and faculty from the Sanford School of Medicine. The current issue features: