Center for Community Health

Making Rochester a Healthier Community

Apple in HandsOur mission: To join forces with the community to eliminate health inequalities and improve health through research, education, and service.

The Center for Community Health was established by the University of Rochester Medical Center to develop and expand academic-community health partnerships dedicated to improving the health of our community. It represents a new model of institutional commitment to community health that focuses on prevention. View our 2012-2013 Annual Report.

Upcoming Events

PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS:  Friday, October 3, 2014 in Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1W304), 12:00-1:00pm. "Social Network Approaches to Studying the Delivery of Cancer Care" presented by Craig Pollack, MD, MHS, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins

4th ANNUAL DR. BERNARD GUYER LECTURESHIP IN PUBLIC HEALTH  Please join us on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 5:30 - 6:30pm in the Helen Wood Hall Auditorium at 255 Crittenden Boulevard for Tackling Worldwide Health Inequities: Is the evidence failing us? Presented by Patricia O'Campo, PhD.  Please click here to register for this event.