Healthier Urban Families

Calendar/Registration | Community Engagement  |  Professional Development


Interdisciplinary continuing education seminars are offered on topics of concern to professionals working with families. Information provided is evidence-based and reflects best practices in child development. The seminars take place both on-site at the Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute and at individual work sites on request. Continuing education credits are provide dfor most of our programs. See our website for current schedule.


For more information regarding seminars contact: Beverly Weathington at ac8787@wayne.edu or 313-664-2526.

Explorations In Development -  Professional Conference

HUF collaborates with the Infant Mental Health Program to offer a yearly two-day conference, Explorations in Development. The conference highlights nationally recognized speakers who address issues impacting infants, children and families, and are of particular interest to social workers and healthcare providers.

Healthier Urban Families Advisory Board