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Center for Community Health Development awarded funding to evaluate American Heart Association national program

April 16, 2015

The American Heart Association (AHA) has selected the Center for Community Health Development (CCHD) at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health to lead the evaluation of a $3 million chronic disease prevention initiative.

Garney examines lack of access to health care for rural residents

May 9, 2013

Whitney R. Garney, M.P.H., Brazos Valley regional manager with the Center for Community Health Development located at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health, recently authored an article on the lack of access to health care for rural residents.

CCHD part of research study on depression in the Brazos Valley

February 28, 2013

Examining results from two surveys of the Brazos Valley, a recent study involving the Texas A&M Health Science Center (TAMHSC) School of Rural Public Health found African-Americans and women were at a greater risk for depression in predominately rural regions.

CCHD conducting local health assessment across nine-county region, with Montgomery County recruitment beginning Feb. 4

February 1, 2013

Beginning this month, the Center for Community Health Development (CCHD) in the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health is conducting the fourth local health assessment across a nine-county region.

Faculty publish annotated bibliography on social ecological models

December 13, 2012

Faculty from the Texas A&M Health Science Center (TAMHSC) School of Rural Public Health recently published “Ecological Approaches” online in Oxford Bibliographies.

CCHD helps with rural public health textbook to fill critical gap

September 17, 2012

The Center for Community Health Development (CCHD) at the Texas A&M Health Science Center (TAMHSC) School of Rural Public Health participated in publishing a rural public health textbook that fills a critical gap in the current literature.