Articles

Estimated 200,000 Indy Residents Live in Food Deserts

Estimated 200,000 Indy Residents Live in Food Deserts

Using recent, local data to improve on food access measures, we find that an estimated 200,000 Indianapolis residents have low food ...

What We’re Reading: February 21, 2018

What We’re Reading: February 21, 2018

This week, Health Affairs reports on high child mortality in the US, NPR dives into the contract workforce, and NASA offers a very cool

City Funds Flanner House Micro-Grocery in Food Desert

City Funds Flanner House Micro-Grocery in Food Desert

WFYI reports that the City of Indianapolis announced the first recipient of its Healthy Food Access grant on Thursday. Flanner House ...

The Big-Picture Transformation of Health Care

The Big-Picture Transformation of Health Care

There is one clue that speaks volumes about your health prospects but has nothing to do with your medical records.

How Density Affects Destiny When It Comes to Tobacco Access

How Density Affects Destiny When It Comes to Tobacco Access

Greater density of tobacco retailers has been associated with higher rates of smoking. In “high access” areas, the poverty rate is more

Magazines

Summer 2017 Health Edition

Summer 2017 Health Edition

The Summer 2017 issue of SAVI Online Magazine covers the influence of location on health. Learn about our latest health projects, from ...

Spring 2015 Health Edition

Spring 2015 Health Edition

The Spring 2015 Health edition of the SAVI online magazine features stories on how SAVI is working with the Nurse-Family Partnership to

Fall 2014 Basic Needs Edition

Fall 2014 Basic Needs Edition

Read the Fall 2014 Basic Needs edition of the SAVI online magazine to learn how 2nd Presbyterian Church is partnering with SAVI to ...

Reports

Unequal Access: Tobacco Retail in the Indianapolis Metro Area

Unequal Access: Tobacco Retail in the Indianapolis Metro Area

The report reveals that tobacco is more readily available for purchase in areas that already struggle with quality-of-life issues.

Worlds Apart: Gaps in Life Expectancy in the Indianapolis Metro Area

Worlds Apart: Gaps in Life Expectancy in the Indianapolis Metro Area

Read the Report This life expectancy report was produced by the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health at IUPUI in partnership ...

Hunger in Central Indiana

Hunger in Central Indiana

Read the Report Central Indiana’s 11 counties are home to 30% of the state’s 6,537,334 Hoosiers. Of this population, 290,550 (15%) are ...

Obesity and Environment in Indianapolis: An Analysis of Neighborhood Indicators

Obesity and Environment in Indianapolis: An Analysis of Neighborhood Indicators

Read the Report Obesity is presently one of the most serious and challenging health problems facing the developed world. According to ...

Case Studies

Breaking the cycle: How data-informed support for low-income mothers helps children excel

Breaking the cycle: How data-informed support for low-income mothers helps children excel

Poverty has profound effects on the social, emotional, and intellectual development of children from low-income homes. Goodwill of ...

Tiny budget, big results: How SAVI helps create better public-health outcomes

Tiny budget, big results: How SAVI helps create better public-health outcomes

The Marion County Public Health Department has limited resources to fight the spread of infectious diseases. Melissa Titus uses SAVI to

SAVI helps healthcare providers target root causes of illness

SAVI helps healthcare providers target root causes of illness

Knowing which people will benefit most from supportive services could maximize the benefits of a “social determinants” approach to ...

Kheprw Institute Addresses Food Access Aided by SAVI

Kheprw Institute Addresses Food Access Aided by SAVI

After several groceries closed in their community, this community organization needed to understand where food access was lacking and ...

SAVI, Regenstrief Foster Next Generation of Data Storytellers

SAVI, Regenstrief Foster Next Generation of Data Storytellers

Personal stories can be powerful tools for building relationships and creating meaning. They broaden horizons and connect people to the

Events

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