Stories of impact

College of Public Health advisor meeting with student

Public Health Buckeyes: Kaitlyn Jones

MPH student dreams of becoming a city health commissioner

Charles R. Carroll in gown and headshot with signature

Q&A: Charles R. Carroll's legacy in public health

Charles R. Carroll MA '58 PHD '65 established the Charles R. Carroll and Margaret R. Carroll Scholarship Fund in 2018 because he wanted to give back to Ohio State—a place that had a profound impact on his life as both a student and a professor.

College of Public Health advisor meeting with student

Understanding 911 response to mental health crises

New Robert Wood Johnson Foundation funding stems from CPH racial justice seed grant support


Giving opportunities

Public health research

Supports the myriad of important research currently underway, as well as future research at the College of Public Health

Environmental impacts

Addresses the global challenges that environmental contaminants and other environmental threats pose to human and animal health

Cancer and degenerative brain disease

Investigating factors that affect the prevalence of cancers and degenerative brain disease, as well as treatments for those diseases

Cancer in firefighters

Identifying specific carcinogens affecting firefighters in an effort to reduce the risk of cancer in their workforce

Opioid use

Exploring treatments for opioid dependency and the health effects of the opioid epidemic


Contributing to the statewide effort to improve the public's ability of to prevent COVID-19 transmission and minimize the impacts on communities

Reproductive health

Improving sexual and reproductive health and health care access for an array of populations around the globe


Shaping the conversation on tobacco regulation internationally, and investing the health impacts of vaping

Health equity and social justice

The Center for Health Outcomes, Policy and Evaluation Studies (HOPES) supports health equity and social justice through rigorous policy research and evaluation

Contact us

How and where you choose to make your philanthropic impact is a personal decision. Contact the Office of Advancement to explore giving opportunities at The College of Public Health that are meaningful to you. 

Taylor King Boyles                   
Senior Director of Development