Restoring Health Through Community The Healthy Appalachia Institute’s is working to improve the health, education, environment and prosperity for residents of central Appalachia by collaborating across communities and organizations, generating and implementing new ideas, and engaging the social, economic and scientific issues that exist at the interface of health and the Appalachian culture.


Healthy Appalachia participates in UVA Center for Global Health 2014 Case Competition

Pictured: Case Competition Finalists

On November 8, 2014, both David C. Gordon and Margie Tomann of Healthy Appalachia Institute participated as judges in the UVA Center for Global Health 2014 Case Competition.

Appalachian Prosperity Project Receives VCU Excellence in Government Award for Community Enhancement

Pictured Left to Right: Niraj Verma, Pace Lotche, David C. Gordon, Margie Tomann

Winston Ely Health & Wellness Center Dedication

Photo Left to Right: Winston Ely, Baxter Gilliam, Margie Tomann, Richard Gilliam, David C. Gordon, Marcia Quesenberry