Director's Welcome

Residency is challenging and demanding, but it can be fun and professionally satisfying in a collegial, nurturing and supportive environment. Years from now, you will look back on your residency experience as one of the most memorable and vivid periods of your life, with many close friendships with fellow residents and their families.

Our program is rigorous and intellectually challenging — our graduates are excellent diagnosticians, analytical thinkers, masters of new technology and compassionate patient advocates. Our program champions excellence in all endeavors.

We have a diverse, accomplished, committed and team-oriented group of trainees. Excellent resident camaraderie, morale and junior-senior teaching have been critical to our success. Extensive personal contact with faculty and successful mentor-mentee relationships are important as well. Our learning environment maximizes opportunities for personal achievement in a superb yet intimate academically focused environment.

Review the rest of this website and you will learn this is a great place to spend your three years of residency. Teaching and educational resources are superb. Facilities are state-of-the-art. We are committed to your professional and personal growth, satisfaction and happiness.

  • Michele D. Lewis, M.D.
    • Internal Medicine Residency Program Director
    • Vice Chair (Education), Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Aug. 16, 2016