The Department of Medicine includes 10 core divisions, each of which enjoys outstanding facilities and is led by a dedicated team of physicians, scientists, nurses and staff members.
See below for descriptions of each division. To visit a division page, click a link at right.
The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine has a long and distinguished history of excellence in patient care, research and education. Our ongoing programs continue that tradition, and we are very excited about our future.
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
The Cosmopolitan International Diabetes Center is recognized nationally for excellence in patient care and multidisciplinary research programs. The center represents a strong alliance between the MU School of Medicine and the private sector.
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
The mission of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology is to provide a comprehensive and multi-disciplinary approach to digestive health and to teach the art and science of gastroenterology to highly motivated and accomplished internists.
General Internal Medicine
The Division of General Internal Medicine aims to fulfill its three-part academic mission of excellence in clinical care delivery, education and research by providing: the highest quality of clinical service, distinguished teaching through innovative educational and learning program development and scholarly clinical research.
Hematology and Medical Oncology
Our division is located at Ellis Fischel Cancer Center and is comprised of clinicians and researchers who strive to provide high quality patient care as well as offer state-of-the-art treatment. Emphasis is placed on providing opportunities for patients to participate in clinical trials and training future physicians to provide high quality cancer care.
The Division of Hospital Medicine is the leader in the Internal Medicine Residency Program’s core curriculum. The Hospital Medicine clinical program, which focuses on the acute inpatient care of complex patients from across the state, serves as a core training ground for more than 50 of Missouri’s future physician leaders in both primary and subspecialty care.
Immunology and Rheumatology
The Division of Immunology and Rheumatology and the Arthritis Center at the University of Missouri, along with The Center for Rheumatic Diseases, represent more than 30 years of excellence in the field of rheumatology and immunology.
The Division of Infectious Diseases represents more than 30 years of excellence in the field of infectious diseases. The primary mission of our two-year fellowship training program is to provide advanced educational opportunities in infectious diseases.
Karl D. Nolph, MD, Division of Nephrology
We offer opportunities for individuals to enhance their knowledge and skills in clinical nephrology and participate in research that meets their interests and career goals. The University of Missouri has one of the largest and most comprehensive renal replacement centers in the nation and is internationally recognized as a center of excellence.
Pulmonary, Critical Care and Environmental Medicine
The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Environmental Medicine offers a comprehensive program of quality patient care, research and education.