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HealthPartners Center for International Health

Key Contact: Michael Westerhaus, MD, MA | Visit Activity Website

Country(ies): United States

Contact Information

Activity Description

HealthPartners Center for International Health was established in 1980, with the mission to provide high quality health care and collaborative medical education and research with and for immigrants to Minnesota. Global health residents can spend time in continuity clinic here, seeing refugee new arrivals and immigrants who may have been in Minnesota for decades. Immigrant health research opportunities exist as well. Read more about the amazing story of an immigrant health clinic in the book, My Heart It Is Delicious: The Story of the Center for International Health, by St Paul author Biloine Young.

Activity Types

Clinical Care, Education/Training

Academic Health Center Units

Medical School
     Global Health Pathway

Other Collaborators

Dr. Patricia Walker, Dr. Ann Settgast are teaching faculty at this location

Partner Organizations


Activity Topics

Immigrant and Refugee Health