The Emory Urban Health Initiative was established in 2009, and is uniquely positioned to lead Atlanta in tackling the social determinants of health.

Your gift to the Urban Health Initiative will help us grow, and will be used to support:

  • Community-based projects and programs.
  • Educational opportunities through community engagement for undergraduate,graduate, and professional school students.
  • Student and faculty community-based research, measurement, and evaluation activities
  • Recruiting and retaining highly qualified staff and volunteers

Our program is improving the health and decreasing disparities amongst Atlanta’s urban underserved and vulnerable populations. Please consider a contribution to help us meet our goals and serve Atlanta.

To make your charitable gift donate here or contact Ashley Michaud at

Thank you for your support.

The Grady Foundation is a partner with the Urban Health Initiative and is one of our fiscal agents.