A photo of downtown Flint, MI

The PRC has developed strong and committed partnerships with community-based organizations, local and state health departments, health advocacy groups, health service providers, school districts, and academic institutions.


The PRC partners with organizations in communities across Michigan and nationwide to identify health and safety concerns and develop sustainable strategies for disease prevention and health promotion. Alongside community partners such as community-based organizations and school districts, we work to reduce inequities and empower communities for better health.


We partner with organizations around the State of Michigan who provide diverse perspectives on health issues, guide the research and assist with dissemination. These organizations include state and local public health, health service providers, insurance providers and purchasers, and advocacy groups.


The PRC partners with other departments in the School of Public Health and units across the University of Michigan including:

We also partner with several other academic institutions across the nation. Our current Centers and projects include researchers from: