Detroit URC and Affiliated Partnerships Present at APHA 2019

Many Detroit URC and affiliated partnerships’ partners, staff and friends were selected to present at the upcoming American Public Health Association Annual Meeting    Read More

Zachary Rowe featured in new publication

Zachary Rowe, Executive Director of Friends of Parkside, is one of five thought leaders recently featured  Read More

Congratulations to Dr. Marie S. O'Neill on her publication in Findings!

Congratulations are in order for Marie S. O'Neill, Detroit URC Board Member and U-M Professor Read More

Availability of Small Planning Grants to Foster New Collaborative Research in Detroit

Are you committed to engage in collaborative research? The Detroit URC has announced a funding opportunity that may enhance your efforts. Read More

MAPS Scoping Review Now Published!

Congratulations are in order for members of the MAPS team Read More

Institute for Population Health Community Action Network (CAN) meeting and film screening this Thursday

Institute for Population Health is pleased to invite you to attend the community action network (CAN) meeting. Read More

Free Training and Technical Assistance for Medical Professionals Working with LGBTQ+ Youth in Washtenaw County

Community Health Access Initiative (CHAI) is a coalition of community organizations, youth and academic partners offering a free training and technical assistance program Read More

CHASS' 5th Annual Walk to Support Survivors

LA VIDA Partnership extends an open invitation to participate in our 5th annual walk to protest gender-based and sexualized violence (previously known as Walk A Mile).  Read More

Congratulations Dr. Rogerio Pinto and Colleagues!

Congratulations to Rogério Pinto, Emma Sophia Kay, C. Jean Choi and Mealnie M. Wall on their new publication Read More

019 MICHR Pathway Awards - now accepting applications!

Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research is offering 2 grants to support U-M faculty and community partners Read More

Detroit URC Board Partner Spotlight: An Interview with Kimberlydawn Wisdom, MD, MS, Senior Vice President of Community Health and Equity, and Chief Wellness and Diversity Officer at Detroit’s Henry Ford Health System (HFHS)

Our featured Detroit URC Board Member for this issue is the incomparable Dr. Kimberlydawn Wisdom, MD, MS, Senior Vice President of Community Health and Equity, and Chief Wellness and Diversity Officer at HFHS.   Read More

Panel Discussion on CBPR Next Week

Check out the Panel Discussion on Community-Based Participatory Research on Tuesday, October 1. Read More

Save the Date! Michigan Community Health Worker Alliance Annual Meeting on October 24

The Michigan Community Health Worker Alliance's 7th Annual meeting is coming up on October 24.  Read More

Congratulations Chris Coombe, Zachary Rowe, Guy Williams, Marie O'Neil and colleagues!

Check out the most recent publication from Detroit URC faculty, Board Members, and colleagues here.   Read More

Grant Funding for Collaborative Research to Impact Poverty in Michigan

Poverty Solutions at the University of Michigan and the Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research Center (Detroit URC) announce a grant funding opportunity for collaborations between U-M academic researchers and community-based partners in the State of Michigan. Read More

Welcome Enrique Neblett!

Please join us in welcoming Dr Enrique Neblett, the new Associate Director of the Detroit URC!  Read More

Congratulations Kimberlydawn Wisdom!

Congratulations Kimberlydawn Wisdom, MD, MS, Senior Vice President of Community Health & Equity and Chief Wellness & Diversity Officer at Henry Ford Health System, Michigan's First Surgeon General and now a member of the Advisory Committee on Minority Health!  For more information, click here    Read More

Registration for Intersections in Engaged Research is now open!

This collaborative event is jointly hosted by Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research Center (Detroit URC), Edward Ginsberg Center, Graham Sustainability Institute, Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research (MICHR), and Poverty Solutions at U-M. Read More

Dr. William Lopez interviewed on NPR

Dr. William Lopez, U-M School of Public Health Professor, and Detroit URC - Poverty Solutions grantee, was recently interviewed on NPR regarding the results of his research on the impact of immigration policy changes on local families.  Read More

Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation seeking sponsors for Dream Makers' Gala

Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation is looking for sponsors for their upcoming Dream Makers' Gala.  Read More

Congratulations Denise Fair!

Congratulations to Denise Fair, MPH, FACHE, who was recently appointed as the Detroit Health Department's new chief public health officer. Read More

Institute for Population Health Parenting Conference this weekend!

4 continuing education units (CEUs) will be available for all social workers! Read More

Congratulations Susan Goold, Zachary Rowe & colleagues!

Congratulations to Susan Goold, Zachary Rowe, Marion Danis, Julia Abelson, Michelle Gornick, Lisa Szymecko, C. Daniel Myers, Hyungjin Myra Kim, and Cengiz Salman on their recent publication:  "Evaluating community deliberations about health research priorities" Read More