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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

2017 Henrietta Lacks Memorial Award—October 7

The winner of UHI's 2017 Henrietta Lacks Memorial Award will be announced at the 2017 Henrietta Lacks Memorial Lecture on Saturday, Oct. 7. Register here to attend the lecture. Learn about the award.

Youth Stoop Storytelling Workshop has been postponed to the fall

Although the June 3rd Youth Stoop Storytelling Workshop has been postponed to the fall, please sign up here to receive an email when a new date has been selected.  This workshop will provide Baltimore youth, ages 13-19, an opportunity to learn the art and craft of telling true life stories!

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