Megan J. Thorvilson, M.D.

  1. Pediatrician
  • Pediatric palliative care
  • Hospital medicine
  1. 2017
    Fellow - Hospice and Palliative MedicineChildren’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  2. 2016
    ResidentPediatric and Adolescent Medic, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2013
    MDUniversity of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences
  4. 2007
    Master of DivinityLuther Seminary
  5. 2003
    BA - Biology (magna cum laude)St. Olaf College

Certifications

  1. 2018
    Hospice & Palliative MedicineAmerican Board of Pediatrics
  2. 2016
    PediatricsAmerican Board of Pediatrics

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    Clinical Teacher of the Year AwardMayo Medical School
  2. 2018
    DPAM Favorite Faculty AwardDepartment of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  3. 2017
    Teacher of the Year Mayo Fellows’ Association
  4. 2016
    Gunnar B. Stickler AwardPediatric and Adolescent Medicine Residency Program, Mayo Clinic
  5. 2016
    Golden Stethoscope AwardMayo Medical School
  6. 2016
    ENEC Gold Medal for Oral PresentationEuropean Neonatal Ethics Conference
  7. 2013
    Award for Special Service University of North Dakota
  8. 2013
    Tiongson Humanities AwardUNDSMHS
  9. 2011
    Kevin Monk Award for ServiceUniversity of North Dakota

Professional memberships

  1. 2022 - 2023
    Pediatrics Special Interest Group, American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  2. 2021 - 2022
    Pediatrics Special Interest Group, American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  3. 2020 - 2021
    Pediatrics Special Interest Group, American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  4. 2018 - 2020
    Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  5. 2018 - present
    American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Hospice and Palliative Medicine Newsletter Committee
  6. 2017 - 2019
    Mayo Medical School
  7. 2017 - present
    Mayo Clinic
  8. 2016 - 2017
    Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  9. 2015 - 2016
    Mayo Medical School
  10. 2014 - present
    American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  11. 2013 - 2016
    Death and Dying Retreat
  12. 2013 - present
    American Academy of Pediatrics
  13. 2010 - 2013
    UNDSMHS
  14. 2009 - 2013
    UNDSMHS

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