Center for Public Policy and Health (CPPH)

The Center for Public Policy and Health (CPPH), formerly known as the Center for Public Administration and Public Policy, is devoted to improving public and nonprofit sector performance through research, technical assistance and training.

The center’s research focuses on government collaboration and efficiency; water, environment, and technology; e-government; and public health. Technical assistance includes a wide range of projects to support strategic planning, program implementation and public sector decision-making. The center also offers training programs to educate both elected and public officials on skills that are relevant and applicable to the needs of today’s public sector.

Services Provided

Research, technical assistance and training programs to assist public sector and nonprofit organizations.


John Hoornbeek, Director

304 Moulton Hall
Kent State University
PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242
Phone: 330-672-7148
Fax: 330-672-4057

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