The AI Hub at McSilver
A new hub to address the impact of AI on poverty, race and public health
What We Do
Research, programs and interventions that address the root causes and consequences of poverty.
Poverty is about more than lacking the resources to meet basic needs, such as food, clothing and shelter. We recognize the interrelatedness of race, gender and poverty. Therefore, we are dedicated to dismantling structural racism and other forms of systemic oppression through our work.Read more about ENDING POVERTY
Programs at the McSilver Institute
How We Help
The McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research at New York University is committed to creating new knowledge about the root causes of poverty, developing evidence-based interventions to address its consequences, and rapidly translating research findings into action through policy and best practices.
Our event programming extends the conversations started by our work to challenge harmful narratives, advance new thinking and inspire positive change.
CTAC NY Webinar Addresses Racial Trauma within AAPI Communities
The McSilver-led Community Technical Assistance Center of NY hosted a presentation by Dr. Doris F. Chang.Read more CTAC NY Webinar Addresses Racial Trauma within AAPI Communities
NYU McSilver Creates Hub to Address Impact of AI on Poverty, Race and Public Health
The AI Hub at McSilver will focus on research, policies and thought leadership relating to how artificial intelligence systems can advance equity and address disparities. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sheryl Huggins Salomon, firstname.lastname@example.org The NYU McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research is announcing a $5 million gift from philanthropists Martin Silver and Dr. Constance […]Read more NYU McSilver Creates Hub to Address Impact of AI on Poverty, Race and Public Health
McSilver Gets NICHD R01 Grant to Study Child Maltreatment Intervention
The Safe Mothers Safe Children clinical trial will focus on caregivers in the hopes of reducing repeated instances of maltreatment in families involved in child welfare systems. NEW YORK — May 26, 2021 — The NYU McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research has received federal funding to study a novel child maltreatment intervention called Safe Mothers […]Read more McSilver Gets NICHD R01 Grant to Study Child Maltreatment Intervention