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  Welcome to the Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute

The Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute (UHI) is a collaboration and a vital connection with East Baltimore. The UHI is the starting point for forging true university and community partnerships in health care, education and community planning, with all partners working to change the trajectory for the children, youth and families of East Baltimore.

The UHI draws on the expertise of neighborhood residents, educators, philanthropic organizations, elected representatives and community leaders, in addition to the wealth of intellectual resources that Hopkins can offer.

UHI Events and Announcements

Latinx Health Conference  –  March 19

Co-sponsored by the Centro SOL, the Urban Health Institute, and the American Academy of Pediatrics Maryland Chapter, the Latinx Health Conference is a daylong event that focuses on community solutions to address mental health issues, acculturation, protective factors, disparities in treatment and prevention of mental health issues among Latinx, mental health as a public health problem will be among the relevant and timely topics discussed. Learn more.

Social Determinants of Health Symposium –  May 13

On an annual basis the Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute, in collaboration with the office of the Provost, convene a symposium focused on a topic related to the social determinants of health. Monday, May 13 panels of community leaders and health experts will gather to examine and discuss what success looks like for Baltimore neighborhoods and people across the life course at our annual Social Determinants of Health Symposium. Registration is now open! Please visit our website to register and learn more.

Partner with a Community-Based Organization!

Looking for a community-based organization to partner with for research or program development? If so, check out our directory of organizations that are interested in partnering with a faculty or student from Johns Hopkins!

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