Strategic Health Initiative

DU’s Strategic Health Initiative connects, activates, and supports collaboration for research and learning to advance health and wellness. For example, DU currently:  

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    Provides Mental Health Services

    On-campus clinics provide mental health services, ranging from therapy and assessment to consultation.

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    Takes Action for Thriving Communities

    DU Grand Challenges (DUGC) brings together DU faculty, staff, and students with community members to take action for thriving communities.

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    Collaborate to Improve Mental Health

    The Collaborative for Mental Health and Wellness fosters collaboration across four schools to bring together students, faculty, and community partners to improve mental health.

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    Prepares Undergraduate Students for Health Careers

    In addition to majors and minors that prepare undergraduates for health careers, Living and Learning Communities offer first-year students a path to learning about health-related topics with a cohort of peers and mentors.

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    Prepares Graduate Students for Health Careers

    Graduate programs across campus – from STEM to social work – offer students many paths to health careers.

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Anne P. DePrince: Professor; Associate Vice Provost for Public Good Strategy and Research