Center for Healthy Communities

The Center for Healthy Communities works collaboratively with partners to transform public health systems and improve the health of communities through assessment, evaluation, and continuous quality improvement. CHC uses a community-based participatory approach to projects and offers expertise in a wide variety of services such as conceptualization, design, data collection and management, data analyses, and facilitation and planning. CHC offers expertise in community health improvement, tribal health and wellness, health impact assessment, and prevention across the lifecourse.

Meet the Leadership

Julia Heany

Julia Heany, PhD


Shannon Laing

Shannon Laing, MSW


Population Impacts

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