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Social Determinents Of Health Explored At Event

Sep 11, 2019

Where you live and other socio-economic factors can have a negative influence on your health. A recent event outlined ways Indiana is addressing this issue.

Indiana State Department of Health Commissioner Dr. Kris Box says place can influence access to a quality education, healthy food, transportation and safe housing.

Study shows growing impact of life sciences industry

Feb 20, 2014

Indiana‘s life sciences industry continues to generate money and jobs.

A report shows the total economic impact to the state tops $55-billion.  

The data is from 2012 and was generated by the Indiana Business Research Center at the IU Kelley School of Business and BioCrossroads.

It indicates Indiana has jumped to number-two in exports just behind California.

The study also shows the number of workers stayed steady in 2012 with 55,000 people at nearly 1,900 companies.