Department of Family and Social Medicine

Community Health

Program Director

Hal Strelnick Department of Family Medicine Social Medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NYAlvin H. Strelnick, MD (bio) 

Assistant Dean for Community Engagement
Professor of Clinical Family & Social Medicine, Department of Family and Social Medicine
Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Population Health
Chief, Division of Community Health, Department of Family and Social Medicine



 Bronx Hope Programs 


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Bronx BREATHES Bronx Einstein Alliance for Tobacco-Free Health and Environmental Services

The Bronx-Einstein Alliance for Tobacco-free Health and Environmental Services, the tobacco cessation center serving the Bronx, provides training and technical assistance to health care organizations and clinical providers in tobacco dependence and treatment, as well as community education to increase awareness of the New York State Smokers’ Quitline and other tobacco cessation resources. see website 



Bronx CREED's mission is to reduce and eliminate ethnic and racial health disparities through promotion, coordination, and integration of health disparities research; community outreach, information dissemination, and collaboration; health disparities education for health professionals, community members, policymakers and public officials; training of investigators at the undergraduate, graduate and post-doctoral levels; and strengthening and expanding existing academic-community partnerships in the Bronx. see website 


Bronx Healthy Start

Bronx Healthy Start

Bronx Healthy Start provides free, voluntary, and confidential medical and social services for pregnant women and their families. see website 

Healing Arts

Healing Arts

The Healing Arts at Montefiore is a network of programs that uses the arts, creative arts therapies, integrative medicine, and other healing approaches to enhance the quality of life, health and well-being of our patients, associates and community. see website 


Hispanic Center of Excellence

New York State's first Hispanic Center of Excellence (HCOE) reinforces Einstein's continued presence and participation in the Bronx community, highlighting the College's longstanding institutional commitment to under-represented minorities in the Bronx and throughout the city and state, as well as providing leadership in education and research in health care disparities and Hispanic health issues. see website 

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