Dr. Clare Jacobson

Clare Jacobson, MD

House Officer 2, General Surgery Residency
Research, Socially Responsible Surgery (Michigan Medicine)


Dr. Clare Jacobson is a general surgery resident at Michigan Medicine. Clare graduated with Distinction and Academic Recognition from the University of Michigan Medical School in 2022. Academically, Clare is interested in driving diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts for both patients and physicians. She is also interested in medical education and the experiences of trainees. Clare is a part of the Transplant Research Education and Engagement group and the Program Evaluation Committee.


  • Undergraduate: Smith College, 2016
  • Medical School: University of Michigan Medical School, 2022

Why Michigan Surgery

"I chose to train at Michigan Surgery because of the unparalleled people and opportunities, and the knowledge that they would push me to grow into the surgeon I hope to be."


"Ceramics, DIY home improvement, sewing, knitting, kayaking, climbing"