Welcome to the Department of
Community & Family Health

donna petersenThe Department of Community and Family Health provides a challenging, educational experience in a nurturing and community oriented environment that will prepare students to enter the workforce, ready to fulfill their life goals and dreams.

We are a group of dedicated public health professionals, intent on discovering, teaching, and delivering public health approaches that will improve quality of life.

We work to empower families and communities to ensure optimal health and wellbeing through collaborative innovation in education, research, and community engagement.

Donna J. Petersen ScD, MHS, CPH
Interim Chair


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