University of Wisconsin–Madison

Making Wisconsin the Healthiest State

In order to improve health, we must understand how healthy we are today. This in turn will guide in choosing priorities, implementing evidence-based strategies, evaluating existing policies and programs, and engaging partners across all sectors. The Making Wisconsin the Healthiest State project seeks to help us understand and improve health across Wisconsin — where are we doing well? Where do we need to improve? Where should we focus? What works to improve health?

This project is supported by the Wisconsin Partnership Program, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, and has three primary aims:

Project Leader: Sheri Johnson