Clinical Training Sites

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The University has 2,500+ established clinical training partnerships across Minnesota and beyond, many of them in rural or underserved communities. These serve as training sites for our thousands of health science learners across three system campuses.

See live, up-to-date clinical placements:

See our clinical placements in the U.S. and search by area, discipline and interprofessional education.

Programs with Global Clinical Placements

Global Medical Education and Research Program

A major goal of the Global Medical Education and Research (GMER) Program is to help every medical student participate in a clinical or research elective during their 4th year (when they can contribute the most at the sites where they are stationed).

School of Nursing Global Collaborations 

The School of Nursing enjoys many collaborative relationships with universities around the world with programs spanning the globe.

College of Pharmacy Global Pharmacy Engagement 

The University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy offers a range of global experiences for faculty and staff to assist with varying degrees of global health outreach, research and practice development activities. Every single learner can benefit from global experiences that add to public good here in Minnesota and beyond.

School of Dentistry Community Outreach Experiences 

The School of Dentistry provides opportunities for students to gain valuable, hands-on experience through community outreach activities. The School of Dentistry has a strong commitment to community outreach, and community oral health activities are an important part of both the School of Dentistry's education and service mission.