Community and Global Health

Making healthy communities a reality at home and around the world

The Department of Community and Global Health supports the health and wellbeing of communities around the world through exceptional teaching, research, and practice. Our faculty, staff, and students value diversity, cultural humility, health equity and effective leadership, a global orientation, and a strong local presence.

Discover our global health program offerings:

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Grassroots Maternal and Child Health Initiative

Building the capacity of community members and organizations to bring about systems change that improves maternal and child health outcomes in marginalized neighborhoods.

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Worlds Further Apart

In this report we re-examine gaps in life expectancy in the Indianapolis metropolitan area. Inequity, in life and health, “saps the strength of the whole society.”

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Your Life. Your Story.

This program helps Latino youth develop resilience to stress and a positive self-identity as bicultural citizens.

Learn more about Your Life. Your Story.

FSPH around the world

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study abroad students in israel
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study abroad students on a tour
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