Center for Healthy Communities

Seminar to address elder care

The Boonshoft School of Medicine Center for Healthy Communities HealthLink and the Ohio Statewide Area Health Education Centers Region IV will sponsor “Elder Care: A Coordinated Team Approach to Improve Outcomes” on Dec. 9. Continue reading

Seminar to address infant mortality

The Boonshoft School of Medicine Center for Healthy Communities HealthLink and the Ohio Statewide Area Health Education Centers Region IV will sponsor a seminar, “Infant Mortality in Ohio: The Work Continues,” on Sept. 27. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine Center for Healthy Communities to host community picnic, dance extravaganza

The free celebration takes place Sept. 17, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Island MetroPark, 101 E. Helena Street in Dayton. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine Center for Healthy Communities announces Health Promotion Program Awards

The Health Promotion Program Awards recognizes community-based programs that address health promotion and disease prevention in the greater Dayton area. Continue reading

Seminar to address domestic sex trafficking

“Protecting Our Community: Understanding Domestic Sex Trafficking” will be held June 14 the Madison Lakes Learning and Conference Center in Dayton. Continue reading

Wright State’s Ellis Institute to host Community Health Fair May 19

Duke E. Ellis Human Development Institute

The health fair will provide free health screenings and information about various health service agencies. Continue reading

Seminar to focus on barriers to learning

The Boonshoft School of Medicine Center for Healthy Communities HealthLink and the Ohio Statewide Area Health Education Centers Region IV will sponsor “Understanding Barriers to Learning” on March 8. Continue reading

Cristina Redko honored with 2015 International Education Award

Cristina Redko, director of the global health concentration in the Master of Public Health Program at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, has won the university’s 2015 International Education Award. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine seminar to focus on barriers to learning

Bonnshoft School of Medicine White Hall

The Dec. 8 seminar will provide professionals with information about individual and environmental factors that affect learning in children and adults in the Miami Valley. Continue reading

Community health worker links patients with services

Michelle Nelson, a community health worker at Wright State Physicians Family Medicine, helps patients daily by connecting them to additional health and social services available in the community. Continue reading