Welcome to the University of Missouri-Kansas City Institute for Human Development
Welcome to IHD
The UMKC Institute for Human Development is an applied research and training center for human services. It exemplifies the University’s goals of engaged scholarship and community partnerships. It’s functions include interdisciplinary training, applied research, community program development and information dissemination.
The Institute conducts and collaborates on a wide variety of projects to develop, implement, and evaluate new ideas and promising practices that support healthy, inclusive communities.
IHD is home to numerous centers, for example we are Missouri’s UCEDD. SeeIHD Centersfor more details.