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Healthy Appalachia Institute

Mission Statement

HAI at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise is a collaboration between critical thinkers, scholars, system planners and leaders in government, education, business and healthcare. Through this collaboration, HAI provides policy makers, healthcare systems, educators, the business community and the region’s citizens the necessary resources, ideas and strategies to foster a healthier citizenry in Central Appalachia.

Vision and Impact

HAI's vision is unique among university-based Appalachian programs in that it seeks to transform Central Appalachia into a leading model for rural community health throughout the world.

  • Convening/Partnering
  • Fiscal/Administration Management
  • Research & Evaluation
  • Training & Technical Assistance
Community Served:
Contact Information:
  • University of Virginia, College at Wise
    One College Avenue, Wise, VA 24293
  • David Cattell-Gordon, Co-Director | Marcia K. Quesenberry, Co-Director
  • 434.982.4234

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