Stories tagged with: Community Health Programs

Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine adds mini mobile unit to health clinic fleet

April 4, 2024 The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine has added a new mobile unit to its fleet to be used by the Heritage Community Clinic to provide free medical services in Southeast Ohio.

'You're a bridge. You are the community.'

March 14, 2024 How OHIO-trained community health workers connect with and care for the people in their region.

Revolutionizing diabetes care: Ohio University's impact on the Appalachian Diabetes Belt

March 7, 2024 Diabetes, a national crisis, hits close to home in the heart of Appalachia. While the infamous "Diabetes Belt" traditionally encompasses southern states like Georgia and Alabama, the Appalachian region grapples with similarly alarming rates of diabetes-related mortality.

OHIO receives an extension to its APLU Innovation and Economic Prosperity designation, a nod to its continued support of Southeast Ohio

January 31, 2024 The Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) has extended a highly competitive community and economic development designation to Ohio University.

Ohio University and state of Ohio partner in fight against opioid overdoses

October 18, 2023 Across the United States, accidental fentanyl ingestion is taking the lives of thousands of young adults. Ohio University is leading an initiative with the state of Ohio to make naloxone accessible.

Ohio University’s Heritage College to bring researchers together through new Translational Research Facility

November 1, 2022 Ohio University’s Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine will start work on a new facility on the Athens campus dedicated to translational research.

Buckeye Health Plan and Ohio University Partnership Expands Innovative Healthcare in Rural Southeast Ohio

April 11, 2022 A recent $750,000 partnership between Buckeye Health Plan and Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine is expanding the medical knowledge base in underserved regions.

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