Ethnic Health Institute

Ethnic Health Institute Samuel Merritt University

The Ethnic Health Institute (EHI), a community outreach program of Samuel Merritt University (SMU), is engaged in coordinating health education, health provider training, and community outreach and awareness for the entire community, with a special focus on underserved and minority populations.

Click on a link to the right to learn more about EHI and our work.

Mission Statement

We enhance the health and well being of all people in the community, focusing on the underserved and minority populations that experience disparities in healthcare and disease. We promote community health awareness, organizational alliances, and health-provider training, research, and education.

Check out the video below where we were featured for our community work by Sutter Health.


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