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Research Driven By Local Needs

Join a dedicated group of more than 250 health department leaders and researchers who support and advance public health systems and services research that is driven by the needs and interests of health departments. We welcome public health professionals, researchers, students, and others interested in public health services and systems research, in Wisconsin and beyond. It’s free to join!


  • COVID Corner

    This page provides links to COVID-19 research, projects, and resources being conducted or developed by Wisconsin Public Health Research Network members, partners, and others around Wisconsin. ____________________________________ WPHRN Member, Dr. Jonathan Temte, Interviewed on the …

  • September is Suicide Prevention Month

    Suicide continues to grow as a public health issue in Wisconsin where the suicide rate increased by 40% from 2000-2017.  A new report by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, the Medical College of Wisconsin, …

  • Participate In Tick Research Where You Are

    The Midwest Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Disease, located at UW-Madison and directed by Susan Paskewitz, PhD and Lyric Bartholomay, PhD, has been doing novel research using a free smartphone app, “The Tick App.” The app …

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