Health Forecasting at UCLA


The California Endowment
Expanding the capabilities of the Health Forecasting Tool by incorporating additional variables and focusing on interventions relevant to underserved individuals and communities in California.

Efficiently combining multiple sources of survey data to improve local area estimates of health and forecasting outcomes for Los Angeles County.

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Incorporating additional risk factors and disease outcomes into the forecasting model and applying the model to other states, beginning with Arkansas and Wisconsin.
Unihealth Foundation

Supporting hospitals in assessing current and future characteristics of populations they serve and identifying long-term planning needs of local communities. Providing information on future health and health disparities among subpopulations in the absence of additional effective health promotion and disease prevention efforts.

Placer County

Expanding the appliaction of Health Forecasting to quantify the community health burdens related to air pollution using Placer County, California data and risk factors.

Los Angeles Department of Public Health Los Angeles County Department of Public Health


Assess and forecast Latino health disparities in relation to acculturation and compare the potential for different interventions that promote healthy behaviors to improve the health of Latinos living in California.

  Evidence-based model to support advocacy of public health, research, and programs