24 Oct

The 1889 Jefferson Center Participates in the Red Ribbon Campaign

By |2018-10-31T11:58:38-04:00October 24th, 2018|Events|

October 23, 2018 - The 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health is proud to be part of the Red Ribbon Campaign, the oldest and largest drug prevention program in the United States that helps communities to take a visible stand for healthy lifestyles and drug-free living, particularly for children. The Center, along with the Community

4 Oct

The 1889 Jefferson Center at the Cambria County Resource Fair

By |2018-10-31T11:58:48-04:00October 4th, 2018|Events|

October 3, 2018 - The 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health was present at the Bridging Cambria County Resource Fair, on Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at the Greater Johnstown Career and Technology Center, raising awareness about the importance of eating healthy,  as well as the benefits a balanced, healthy diet has particularly for those suffering from

30 Apr

Public Health 3.0 Moving Health Forward

By |2018-04-30T15:32:52-04:00April 30th, 2018|Events|

On May 3, 2018, join the 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health, Greene County MAGIC, Healthy Blair County Coalition, Community Health Improvement Partnership (Fayette County), and the Pennsylvania Department of Health to share evidence-based practices and to develop concrete goals to improve health outcomes in Pennsylvania from 9:00AM to 12:00PM at the Alleghenies Unlimited Care Providers

20 Apr

Move More – Live More

By |2018-04-20T14:39:23-04:00April 20th, 2018|Events|

April 20, 2018 - Every April, the American Heart Association celebrates physical activity and encourages all Americans to commit to being more active on a regular basis. Individuals, communities, schools, and workplaces can participate in the Move More - Live More movement by using this toolkit of educational and promotional materials. You can participate by registering here. Check out the

10 Apr

Center to Present Research at Population Health Forum

By |2018-04-10T20:12:54-04:00April 10th, 2018|Events|

 Dr. Trina Thompson and Dr. Marquita Decker-Palmer, of the 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health, will be presenting their research  at the Jefferson College of Population Health Forum, on April 11, from 8:30-9:30 AM.  Along with Dr. Sharon Larson and Dr. Norma A. Padrón, of the Center for Population Health Research at Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, Dr. Thompson and Decker-Palmer will discussing their

4 Apr

National Public Health Week April 2-8, 2018

By |2018-04-04T14:57:31-04:00April 4th, 2018|Events|

April 4, 2018 - This week is National Public Health Week. Help spread the word and see how everyone can be part of this movement, "Healthiest Nation 2030: Changing Our Future Together". This is a team effort, bringing community planners, educators, employers, law enforcement, and others together to help advance public health. Let's work together to help create a healthier future for