Mayo Clinic emergency medicine residents and faculty discussing a case

Program description

Centered on the principle "The needs of the patient come first," the Emergency Medicine Residency at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, provides the highest quality resident training experience through exposure to a diverse and clinically challenging patient population and academic opportunities, all in preparation for a versatile career in emergency medicine.

Regardless of whether you pursue an academic, community or rural setting in which to practice, you will have the skills required to make a positive impact and be successful.


The three-year Emergency Medicine Residency is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

Program history

The Emergency Medicine Residency at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, began training its first resident in 2000. Since then, more than 100 residents have completed training in the program. Each year, eight residents are welcomed into the residency.

Sept. 21, 2017