Community Engagement

What we do


Improve health through relationships and partnerships that address the needs of diverse communities in Minnesota and beyond.


Improving health and addressing health inequities through:

  • Building relationships by working with communities to understand their health needs
  • Fostering connections between our students and communities to bolster students’ relational skills and clinical empathy
  • Empowering faculty, staff, and students to advance sustainable engagement efforts to meet community needs

How to get involved

Current faculty, staff & students

  • Annual Community Engagement Survey: The link to complete this year's survey, open Feb 23 - March 16, can be found here
  • Mobile Health Initiative volunteering

Contact Us

Directors for Community Engagement

Olihe OkoroOlihe Okoro, PhD, MPH, MPharm
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Science (Duluth)

Ann PhilbrickAnn Philbrick, PharmD, FCCP, BCACP
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Care and Health Systems (TC)