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
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.
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.
Center for Engagement and Patient-Centered Innovations
The Center for Engagement and Patient-Centered Innovations is focused on improving patient outcomes through research projects around patient and family involvement.
Armstrong Institute Satellite Locations
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.
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.