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The Wisconsin Partnership Program represents a far-reaching commitment by University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health to improve the health and well-being of Wisconsin residents through investments in research, education, prevention practices and interventions, and policy development.


Five-Year Plan

New Grant Program Launched


The Partnership Program’s new grant program seeks to enhance collaboration around a health priority identified in Community Health Improvement Plans or hospital Community Health Needs Assessments. The deadline for eligible applicants to submit an online Notice of Intent to apply for a Community Opportunity Grant is March 6. Learn more

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Improving Wisconsin’s Rural Medicine


To address the state’s serious shortage of physicians in rural areas, the UW School of Medicine and Public Health created the Wisconsin Academy for Rural Medicine (WARM) with funding from the Wisconsin Partnership Program.


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Grant Application Deadline is March 10


Preliminary grant applications for the Collaborative Health Science Program are due March 10. The grant program supports novel ideas and collaborative approaches to research and education benefiting Wisconsin’s residents. Previous grants have addressed a broad range of topics, including cancer, asthma, Alzheimer’s disease and obesity. Learn more

Five-Year Plan

Read the Five-Year Plan


The 2014-2019 Five-Year Plan is the third since the inception of the Wisconsin Partnership Program. The plan is the culmination of 18 months of strategic discussions within the Oversight and Advisory Committee and Partnership Education and Research Committee.


Read the five-year plan (pdf)

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Celebrating Community Partnerships


The Wisconsin Partnership Program’s Growing Farm to School project received a 2014 UW-Madison Community-University Partnership Award at the Olin House on June 3.


Funded by a Community-Academic Partnership Fund (CAPF) grant in 2012, the project seeks to improve nutrition and increase physical activity among Wisconsin children. Read more


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Outcome Reports 

Last updated: 02/12/2015
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