Health and Medicine

Hannah Van Ochten and Rowan Mahon stand next to a poster about their prescription drug repository.

Students help create prescription drug repository

Two U of M students are helping to launch a prescription drug repository that will help redistribute unused medications to people in need. 
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University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
08/16/2019
Ashstynn Trauth holds a model skull with a small hole in the cranium, contemplates it a la "Alas, poor Yorick."

The right pitch

A student learns how to pitch ideas—such as her device to remove pooled blood from the brain.
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University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
07/25/2019
Mark Rosenberg, right, and HHS Secretary Alex Azar, in suits, stand with several flags, including the stars and stripes.

White House endorses UMN-led kidney care effort

Medical School vice dean Mark Rosenberg witnesses signing of executive order to promote kidney health
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University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
07/11/2019

Health, Dental, and Veterinary Care

Health Care

Through University of Minnesota Health, you have access to breakthrough health care at hospitals and clinics throughout the Twin Cities and greater Minnesota.

Dental Care

Receive general and specialty dental care through University of Minnesota Dental Clinics.

Veterinary Care

Find medical care for your pet through the Veterinary Medical Center.

Student Health Resources

Health Service

In the heart of the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus, Boynton Health Service provides primary and urgent care; mental health services; dental and eye clinics; a pharmacy; women's health care; physical and massage therapy; and health promotions such as flu shots and nutrition services.

Health Benefits

Eligible U of M students are automatically enrolled in a health benefits plan. Learn all about your health benefits.

Other Student Resources

Recreation and Wellness

The University offers students a wide variety of options for keeping fit and healthy.

Health Sciences Education

If you seek an undergraduate, graduate, or professional degree in a health science, learn about the University of Minnesota’s education and training:

Find out how U of M research in the health sciences is transforming areas like organ transplants, cancer treatments, and disease prevention.