What is ACCJH?

The Academic Consortium on Criminal Justice Health (ACCJH) is a member organization with a mission to advance the science and practice of health care for individuals and populations within the criminal justice system. As the academic home for its members, ACCJH advances health research, training and care for justice involved populations

ACCJH members benefit from the resources of an academic community that conducts breakthrough research in correctional health care, and develops and promotes a broader and more critical view of the relationships between community and inmate health care.

Learn more about becoming a member.

Industry News

November 25, 2020

Do you want to work with justice-involved populations? Are you interested in the criminal justice/public health intersect? Maybe you’re an early-career or established researcher that's been looking for an opportunity to work in the criminal justice space?

November 25, 2020

The SEICHE Center is hosting a webinar on December 2, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on COVID-19 inside prisons and jails, focused on the ethical and logistical complexities of distributing COVID-19 vaccines inside correctional facilities.

October 14, 2020

Join a virtual discussion on the impact of COVID-19 on incarcerated populations on October 15th.

Insight

November 23, 2020

USING ANIMATION TO CAPTURE THE HEALTHCARE EXPERIENCES OF PEOPLE IN PRISON -An Engagement Tool for Community Clinicians CHANTAL EDGE – SPECIALTY REGISTRAR IN PUBLIC HEALTH AND NIHR CLINICAL

Conference News

Call for abstracts and scholarship applications have been closed. 

Announcements have been sent out for new abstract submissions. 

Scholarship applications reviews are starting next week, announcements to follow. 

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Academic Consortium on Criminal Justice Health
UMass Health and Criminal Justice Program

333 South Street
Shrewsbury, MA 01545

T: 508-793-1214