Centers & Institutes

Center for Global Health Equity
The Center for Global Health Equity uses nursing practice, research, scholarship, education and public policy to promote culturally informed, appropriate, competent, and ethical health care.

Center for Nursing History
Founded in 1975, The Center for Nursing History is one of a small number of centers dedicated to a historical appreciation of nursing’s influence in health care.

Institute for Urban Health Partnerships
The IUHP links the expertise of university faculty and staff with the expertise of public and private organizations and residents to develop more effective solutions to pressing health care issues. The IUHP has provided surrounding neighborhoods with innovative health delivery programs for more than 25 years through community-based nursing centers.

Self-Management Science Center at UWM
The SMSC at UWM is improving health outcomes in diverse populations through the Science of Self-Management, funded by the National Institute of Nursing Research P20NR015339.