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.
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Register for the 1889 Foundation Golf Outing, taking place at the Sunnehanna Country Club in Johnstown on Monday, July 23, 2018. All proceeds will be used to support the health and wellness of our community. Visit this
Come to Windber Recreation Park this Sunday, July 22, 2018 from 12 - 5 PM for the 13th Annual Pet Therapy Day, hosted by the 1889 Foundation. Purchase your basket party tickets and/or make a donation by
July 11, 2018 - This month the Tribune-Democrat's Health Matters covered the important topic of veteran's health. In Cambria and Somerset Counties, almost 10% of residents are veterans. People who served in the military face