September 26, 2018 - The 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health is proud to be part of the partnership between the Greater Johnstown School District and Communities in Schools, a national organization that builds relationships for empowering students to stay in school and achieve in life. The collaboration aims at ensuring that the physical health [...]
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 [...]
March 26, 2018 – Today, US Education Secretary, Betsy DeVos, met with local community leaders including the Center’s Executive Director, Trina Thompson, at Greater Johnstown Elementary School. The Tribune-Democrat is covering the story here. To learn more about how education affects our health, see what the American Public Health Association says.