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Community Health

Examine public health issues. Create innovative solutions. Build stronger communities. Learn about health and rehabilitation services, and become an agent of change.


Research plays a significant role in the life of Community Health Students at Illinois. There are opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students alike to participate in research and not only learn, but create knowledge.

Undergraduates interested in participating in research can contact their advisor or the Office of Undergraduate Research.

Research Areas

  • Physical activity over the lifespan

  • Community health

  • Rehabilitation counseling

  • Disability

  • Well-being and inclusion

  • Physical culture and education

  • Pedagogy

  • Human factors

  • Human performance