Community Health Education enables people to gain control over the social, political, and personal conditions that affect their health. Community health educators are on the frontlines of this nation’s efforts to reduce health disparities and improve quality of life.
Community Health Education
in the spotlight
UMass Amherst recently awarded Associate Professor Lisa Wexler the Distinguished Community Engagement Award for Research.
Louis Graham, Assistant Professor of Community Health Education, was recently named a 2016-2017 Family Research Scholar. The program's goal is to bring together a diverse, multi-disciplinary group of faculty to foster innovation and collaboration across research areas related to the family.