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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.

Highlights and News

Small Grants for Research and Program Development
Application Due Date: June 30, 2011

Small grants, big impact
Check out the story in the JHU Gazette about the Small Grants Program and some of our past recipients

Rebkha Atnafou of The After-School Institute joins the UHI as our first-ever Associate Director for Community Engagement

Hopkins Provides Free Specialty Care for Nearby Residents
Article published in the Afro about the Feb 2 UHI Forum on The Access Partnership (TAP)
See photos from the Feb 2 Forum

Watch videos of UHI symposia, including the May 6 Race and Research Symposium with Dr. Susan Reverby 

View our Winter 2011 Newsletter
winter 2011
  • Johns Hopkins Provides Free Specialty Care for the Uninsured in East Baltimore
  • UHI Small Grants recipient works to improve fire department home visiting program
  • Dr. Camara Jones leads UHI Race and Research event confronting racism


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