AHI’s Impact

AHI has received national and international recognition for our innovative approaches to transforming health care for adolescents and young adults. Through improving health center environments, policies, and practices and training staff and providers, AHI’s evidence-based models have increased access to youth-friendly care across the country.

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Our Success

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of Adolescent Champion clinics experienced improved adolescent patient satisfaction scores.
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of Adolescent Champion clinics improved their adolescent-centeredness.

Adolescent Champion clinics experience

improved clinic culture around adolescent-centered care.

increased staff and provider knowledge of and attitudes toward minor consent laws.

increased provider comfort in caring for adolescent patients.

increase in adolescent patients who would recommend the health center to their peers.

Awards & Recognition

STFM Innovative Program Award 2017

The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine selected the Adolescent Health Initiative to receive the 2017 STFM Innovative Program Award for its Adolescent Champion Model.

Hilary E.C. Millar Award 2016

The Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine’s 2016 Hilary E.C. Millar Award for Innovative Approaches to Adolescent Health Care.

University of Michigan President's Innovation 2016

The University of Michigan’s 2016 President’s Innovation Finalist for the Train the Trainer Workshop of Providing Patient-Centered Care to Transgender Adolescents.

University of Michigan's President's Innovation 2015

The University of Michigan’s 2015 Presidents Innovation Finalist for the Adolescent Champion Model.

Outstanding Emerging Innovation Program 2015

Healthy Teen Network’s 2015 Award for Outstanding Emerging Innovation Program for the Adolescent Champion Model.

Learning Catalyst Award 2015

The University of Michigan Health System’s 2015 Learning Catalyst Award for Sparks.