Urban Health Program
Building a Healthy Foundation for the Success of All Children
The Urban Health Program of Emory University Department of Pediatrics enhances the health and well-being of Georgia’s underserved children by:
- Expanding the number of School-Based Health Centers in the State of Georgia
- Creating a family-centered model for comprehensive primary care services for at-risk children
- Developing innovative programs that link healthcare, education and community services
- Training future pediatricians to provide medical care that addresses the social determinants of health
To eliminate health disparities ensuring that all Georgia children are happy, healthy and productive members of society.