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Armstrong Institute Centers of Excellence

The Armstrong Institute has launched centers of excellence to focus our work in key research areas, as well as two satellite locations to continue the mission of preventing harm and improving outcomes throughout Johns Hopkins Medicine.

Armstrong Institute Research Centers

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Center for Diagnostic Excellence

The Armstrong Institute Center for Diagnostic Excellence works to address diagnostic errors which are the most common, catastrophic and costly of all medical errors.
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Center for Health Care Human Factors

The Center for Health Care Human Factors is dedicated to improving the way that people — health care professionals, patients and families — interact with care systems so that they are safer, high-performing and patient-centered.

Armstrong Institute Satellite Locations

Bayview campus

Armstrong Institute at Johns Hopkins Bayview

The expansion of the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, supports and strengthens the mission of eliminating preventable harm, improving patient outcomes and experiences, and reducing waste in health care.

Howard campus

Armstrong Institute at Howard County General Hospital

The Armstrong Institute at Howard County General Hospital will provide a unique perspective for patient safety and quality improvement work coordinating efforts throughout the hospital.