Ethnic Health Institute

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 left 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.

EHI Introductory Video

Check out the video below made in 2014 where we were featured for our community work.