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LEAP is a collaboration between UNCG, Cone Health, and Guilford Health Department, with support from Guilford County Schools, Greensboro Parks and Rec, and Ready for School Ready for Life. The purpose of the effort is to identify common goals and measures that existing program providers and residents can use to inform their health and wellness efforts. LEAP is bringing together multiple stakeholders across the county to collectively determine these goals and measures through various meetings. Learn more…

Read about the LEAP Summit that occurred May 2018 and ongoing work through this news feature!


Multiple nonprofits, city and county departments, and health organizations contribute to the LEAP initiatives, which is led by a core research team including Kathy Colville, Lauren Haldeman, Jake Hochrein, Emily Janke, Marianne LeGreco, Sandy Shultz, and Mark Smith.

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