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Institute for Rural Health


Important Note: We are currently restructuring our Institute for Rural Health to provide a more inclusive experience for the students of WKU.

Please check back soon for updates. If you have immediate needs or questions, contact us at chhs@wku.edu.

 

Our Mission

To steward a high quality of life for rural populations and under-served areas: by engaging students and faculty in service learning and research; by providing clinical services; and by serving as a global resource for improving health in rural communities. 

 

 

Our Objectives

  • To participate in the education of future health professionals by engaging WKU students in service learning and multi-disciplinary activities within a diverse patient population.

  • Improve oral health status of residents living within WKU’s regional service area by providing services at selected locations.

  • Improve health and wellness status of residents living within WKU’s regional service area by providing services at selected locations.

 


 

 


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 Last Modified 4/22/21