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Community and Public Health

Community and Public Health

The field of community and public health examines how health issues are affected by social, behavioral and environmental factors. Professionals in community health work to advance health promotion efforts in a variety of international and national organizations, including the World Health Organization (WHO); the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); state and local health departments; community-based organizations; corporate wellness programs; voluntary organizations and healthcare facilities.

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OHIO Wellness

Risk Reduction offers OHIO employees a safe place to prioritize their wellbeing

The program, which is built on the philosophy that a healthy, active way of life is the best prevention against chronic disease, is being offered in Fall 2021 at no cost to participants.

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