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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

Social Determinants of Health Symposium – Registration Closed

Online registration is now closed. On-site registration will be available for a $20 fee if space permits. We will be accepting cash or check only. Learn more.

New Course on Urban Health

The Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute has rolled out a new course, Urban Health in Contemporary America! UHI's director Dr. Robert Blum, is leading the seven week course this semester. In this course students will examine structures that impact the determinants of health within the context of urban environments. Read more about it.

Community-Driven Research Day

Community-Driven Research Day has been postponed. All Baltimore-based community organizations, city agencies, and  faculty and students from Baltimore Universities are encouraged to apply in the Fall of 2018. Please subscribe to our weekly announcements to be updated on a new date. Learn more.

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