Community and Public Health

rooted community health

Engaging ecology and health in our Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, and Middle Tennessee communities

The Rooted Community Health initiative seeks to engage partners across the Vanderbilt campus and communities of Middle Tennessee in service to ecological sustainability, health promotion and human flourishing, and an ethically responsible understanding of our interdependency as a community within the vision of population health


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The Office of Health Equity (OHE) serves as an institutional home for coordinating and catalyzing health equity initiatives across VUMC and in the community. 


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The goal of the 2020 Tennessee Men’s Health Report Card (Report Card) is to monitor the health and well-being of men in Tennessee and to inform strategies to improve men’s health in the state.