Health Science Center

Overview

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

Deans

Name Department & Office Contact
Mary Nettleman
  • Chief Health Professions Officer
Office of the Dean, Medical School
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls
Archana Chatterjee
  • Chair, Pediatrics/Senior Associate Dean of Faculty Development/Professor
Office of the Dean, Medical School
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls
Janet Lindemann
  • Dean, Medical Student Education
OFFICE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls 303
Robin Miskimins
  • Associate Dean, Sanford School of Medicine Research
BASIC BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Lee Medicine & Science Hall 260
Tim Ridgway
  • Dean of Faculty Affairs
Office of the Dean, Medical School
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls 319
Nedd Brown
  • Associate Dean, Graduate Medical Education
DEAN OF GRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION
SFHSC - 314
Gerald Yutrzenka
  • Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion / Associate Professor
BASIC BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Lee Medicine & Science Hall 210
Mark Beard
  • Assistant Dean, Medical Student Education
OFFICE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls 307
Jason Kemnitz
  • Assistant Dean, Academic Development and Faculty Affairs
CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls
Suzanne Reuter
  • Assistant Dean, Medical Student Affairs
DEAN OF MEDICAL STUDENT AFFAIRS
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls
Donovan Williams
  • Assistant Dean, Diversity and Inclusion/Clinical Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine

Staff

Name Department & Office Contact
Carmen Hammond
  • Assistant to the VP/Dean
HEALTH AFFAIRS
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls 323
Teresa Christensen
  • Campus Education Coordinator, Sioux Falls
Office of the Dean, Medical School
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls 308
Nicole Plesec
  • Alumni/Development Specialist
Office of the Dean, Medical School
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls
Jackie Wilcox
  • Program Assistant I
Office of the Dean, Medical School
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls 329A
Megan VanSloten
  • Senior Secretary
Office of the Dean, Medical School
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls