Family Medicine Residency: Faculty

Experienced Faculty Focused on Teaching

About Our Faculty

Seventeen core faculty lead the Family Medicine residency, each focused on a specialty area, including geriatrics, integrative medicine, sports medicine, and international health. Many are nationally recognized leaders in their fields with extensive clinical and academic healthcare experience. More than 70% of our teaching faculty completed Faculty Development Fellowships at the University of Minnesota, and all hold university appointments.

Program Leadership

Family Medicine Faculty Group Photo

Areas of Expertise

Every day our faculty share their dedication and expertise in a variety of key disciplines.

Behavioral Health
Nancy Newman, MD
Marchion Hinton, PhD

Center for Health Equity Leadership
Veronica Svetaz, MD

Tsewang Ngodup, MD
Chandra Cherukuri, MD
Sandra McTavish, CNP

Hospital Medicine
Kimberly Petersen, MD

Jerome Potts, MD
Praveen Tupakula, MD

Integrative Medicine
Susan Haddow, MD, ABIHM
Kara Parker, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Michelle Karsten, MD
Lourdes Pira, MD

Procedure Curriculum
Ayham Moty, MD

Research and Scholarly Activity
Charles Anderson, MD, MBA

Sports Medicine
Charles Anderson, MD, MBA