About Us

Our Mission

The Survey of the Health of Wisconsin supports ongoing population health monitoring and research, fosters diverse partnerships, and supports ongoing education in order to promote population health equity and well-being in Wisconsin and beyond.

What does SHOW offer?

With over 13 years of expertise, our staff and resources can assist with all areas of health research, including but not limited to:


(Researching Equity, Epigenetics, Aging, Inflammation, Microbiome, Metabolism, and the Environment)

The SHOW program collects data with a focus on environment and aging research. This framework drives what and how we gather data from Wisconsin residents.

SHOW's environment and aging framework.

Based at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health since 2008, SHOW receives funding from the Wisconsin Partnership Program (WPP). WPP supports efforts to improve the health of the people of Wisconsin by supporting partnerships between the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and local, regional, and statewide groups to address the most important health issues in Wisconsin.