Curbing childhood obesity. Reforming healthcare. Addressing new workplace and family dynamics. Reducing environmental hazards. Improving financial literacy. Minimizing communication disorders. These are just a handful of the grand challenges facing our society – and just a few key areas in which the students, faculty and staff in Purdue's College of Health and Human Sciences (HHS) are collaborating to find answers.
Our nine highly regarded academic units have converged to prepare the next generation of health and human sciences leaders, ensuring they're ready to work together to tackle the challenges that lie ahead. Working as one – through various programs of education, research and outreach –we're committed to better understanding the human condition, improving human health and enhancing quality of life.