The 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health was founded as a collaborative research and resource Center focused on population health and disease prevention to benefit the citizens living in Cambria and Somerset Counties. 1889 Foundation made a major gift to the College of Population Health of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia to establish the Center.
Key factors that contribute to poor health in our region.
Strategies to improve our region’s overall health and wellness.
Initiatives to support residents’ health.
Results and make updates as needed.
Learn what 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health is doing in your community with the latest news.
May 21, 2018 - The Center, along with other teams from the Jefferson College of Population Health, will be presenting research at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research conference in Baltimore, Maryland from May 21st to
May 19, 2018 - Come join the Highmark Walk for A Healthy Community this Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Central Park in downtown Johnstown! This is a great way to get some exercise and benefit a good cause!
May 6, 2018 - This month, the Tribune-Democrat's Health Matters article features another topic that is important to the health of our communities. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, "More than 10 times as