Community invited to take part in School of Public Health’s Campus and Community Celebration

The Indiana University and Bloomington communities are invited to celebrate health and wellness during the upcoming Campus and Community Celebration. Hosted by the IU School of Public Health-Bloomington, the celebration will take place Sept. 23 and will feature the annual Ruth Clifford Engs Lecture, delivered this year by retired Lt. General Mark Hertling, and an ice […]

IU School of Public Health-Bloomington presenting sponsor of Bloomington AIDS Walk

Blog post courtesy of Amanda Roach, assistant director of marketing and communications for the IU School of Public Health-Bloomington: HIV and AIDS remain a significant health issue in our community, with hundreds of individuals affected in Monroe County and over 4,000 people statewide. After last year’s HIV outbreak in southern Indiana, communities are focused on how to prevent […]

Health experts mark World AIDS Day with discussion on Scott County HIV outbreak

Post by IU Newsroom intern Annie Brackemyre World AIDS Day both celebrates the scientific and medical advances in treating HIV/AIDS and commemorates those lost to the decades-long epidemic. Globally there are an estimated 35 million people living with HIV, and 39 million have died of HIV/AIDS since discovery of the virus in 1984. Although it […]

IU School of Public Health-Bloomington receives grant to create Healthy Schools Corps program

School districts throughout South Central Indiana will now have an additional resource when it comes to keeping students healthy. The Indiana University School of Public Health-Bloomington was recently awarded a three-year AmeriCorps grant from Serve Indiana to support a new Healthy Schools Corps program. Through a partnership with the School of Public Health and IU […]