ABOUT THE PROGRAM

Welcome to the HealthPartners Occupational Medicine Residency Program!

residents
Scott Riester MD, PhD, Sarah Bronner, MD, Andre Montoya-Barthelemy, MD, and Isabel Pereira, DO, MSA
  • The Occupational Medicine Residency Program is based at the HealthPartners clinic in St. Paul, MN, and remains a core program of the MCOHS which is an Educational and Research Center (ERC) sponsored by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).
  • The program has been in existence since 1977 when the MCOHS was formed as a consortium of the St. Paul Ramsey Medical Center (now HealthPartners – Regions Hospital) and the University of Minnesota School of Public Health.
  • Program duration is 24 months
  • The Occupational Medicine Residency is sponsored by the HealthPartners Institute. The Institute’s Office of Health Professional Education administers ACGME Institution accreditation and serves as a resource for residency programs.
  • Accredited by the ACGME and most recently reaccredited from March 2013 until 2023.
  • MPH in Environmental Health via the University of Minnesota School of Public Health.
    • U of M ranked #8 in the U.S. News Best Grad Schools in 2015
  • Completion of the residency program leads to board eligibility in Occupational Medicine through the American Board of Preventive Medicine