Become a Community Teacher for UMD Healthcare Students!

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University of Minnesota - 1Health

Do you want to be a teacher to the next generation of health professionals? Volunteer to become a Community Teacher for Pharmacy students at the University of Minnesota-Duluth (UMD)!

The 1Health curriculum teaches students of all health professions the skills necessary to build successful careers in patient-centered, team-based care. Volunteers like YOU are needed to share your real life experience in health care to help students understand how each profession is a valuable member of a health care team!

Eligibility:

-Must be 18 years or older
-Be available to meet with a team of 2-4 students, three times per year
-Have at least one chronic medical condition requiring medication
-Be willing to share with the students their perspective and experience navigating the healthcare system with regards to their chronic condition

Visit z.umn.edu/cteacher for more information!

1 More opportunity with University of Minnesota - 1Health

Community Health & Medicine Seniors

WHEN

Sun Sep 01, 2019 - Thu Apr 30, 2020

WHERE

Various locations - contact for more info!Duluth, MN 55812

(46.80905,-92.06959)
 

SKILLS

  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Volunteers will meet with students three times throughout the academic year (visit 1 must occur by Nov. 2, 2019). Scheduling is discussed directly with students. Each visit is 60-75 minutes long.
  • Have at least one chronic medical condition requiring medication; Be available to meet with a team of 2-4 students, three times per year; Be willing to share with the students their perspective and experience navigating the healthcare system.

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