More Educational Opportunities

At the Community-University Health Care Center (CUHCC), we are transforming urban health care and educating the next generation of healthcare professionals. We partner with areas across the University of Minnesota to provide an array of educational opportunities.

Social Work

The Social Work Triage Specialist addresses same-day, episodic, psychosocial needs. The Specialist connects CUHCC patients to community resources and CUHCC programs. This position is filled with paid student positions and Social Work interns (MSW supervision on site).Opportunities may be available by request. Please email for more information. 

Minnesota Northstar GWEP

Minnesota Northstar Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP) is a federally-funded workforce training award, using evidence to promote best practices and training for those who care for geriatric patients. CUHCC is collaborating with Northstar GWEP to transform medical education and primary care to be age- friendly. You can learn more about GWEP here

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $747,581. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government. Additional funding for the Minnesota Northstar GWEP is provided by a gracious gift from the Otto Bremer Trust Foundation. The Minnesota Northstar GWEP is supported by the University of Minnesota Office of Academic Clinical Affairs.