Health Informatics: Get Healthy Heights

This service is provided by the Community Engagement Core Resource (CECR).

Overview

GetHealthyHeights is an online platform for all who live and work in northern Manhattan to connect, collaborate, and participate in their health and the health of the community. Columbia University schools and departments, community programs, nonprofit organizations, and New York City public organizations serving Washington Heights and Inwood are invited to join GetHealthyHeights as partner organizations to connect with the Washington Heights/Inwood community. Partner organizations have their own profile page to promote their activities, shared content, and create social networks. GetHealthyHeights helps partner organizations:

  • Identify potential academic-community partnership opportunities
  • Promote programs, services, and events on partner organization or interest group profile pages
  • Connect with community residents by posting articles, videos, links, services, and events
  • Find available resources in the local services directory

In addition, individual users are able to follow partner organizations, see and share information and community resources, create groups related to their interests and find local resources from partner organizations in Washington Heights and Inwood.

Eligibility

Columbia University schools and departments, community programs, nonprofit organizations, and New York City public organizations serving Washington Heights and Inwood are invited to join GetHealthyHeights as partner organizations. Individuals may also join GetHealthyHeights.

Cost

There is no cost to join GetHealthyHeights.

Cite it, Submit it, Share it!

If your research has benefited from one or more Irving Institute resources, please remember to:

  • Cite our CTSA grant, UL1 TR001873, in any relevant publications, abstracts, chapters, and/or posters.
  • Submit your publications to PubMed Central (PMC) for compliance with the NIH Public Access Policy.
  • Share your research updates with us by sending an email to: irving_institute@cumc.columbia.edu

Contact

Get Healthy Heights
Columbia Community Partnership for Health
390 Fort Washington Avenue, Ground Floor
New York, NY 10033
United States