An Important Message about COVID-19

March 25, 2020

The Institute for Public Health seeks to follow University and national guidelines to help protect the health and well-being of our community against COVID-19 (Coronavirus). We hope you will find this page to be a valuable resource in staying informed about this evolving situation.

October 29

Institute Helps Launch New COVID-19 Survey

August 10, 2020

Washington University in St. Louis, the St. Louis County Department of Public Health and other collaborators are conducting a survey of St. Louis County residents and offering COVID-19 testing to gauge the prevalence of and risk factors for the illness.

September 12

Perspective: Black Lives Matter

June 3, 2020

Staff blog concerning racial equity and the current unrest over the death of George Floyd.

Gun Violence & Human Rights: Part I

March 13, 2020

The Gun Violence Initiative at the Institute for Public Health turns five in April 2020. This blog is part of a special series related to the key themes of the initiative: What we know, what we need to know, and what to do about this critical issue. U.S. Gun Violence is a Public Health and […]

Improving Women’s Health

October 17, 2019

Do race and sex still play a part in the health equity of women of color? What is really needed to improve the health of black women?

STD Prevention

October 9, 2019

Safe Gun Storage

September 13, 2019

Next Steps in Sexual Health

September 11, 2019