The University of Arizona

Institute on Place and Well-being

Contact UAIPW

For inquiries about the University Institute on Place and Wellbeing, or for Dr. Sternberg, please contact: Sabrina Duarte
Administrative Associate to Dr. Sternberg
Tel: 520.626.5916
Email: sduarte@email.arizona.edu

Research Assistant Professor Min Jia and IPW director Esther Sternberg, MD, review data.
IPW faculty member, Dr. Eve Edelstein, Associate Professor, CAPLA, and IPW Director Dr. Esther Sternberg test wearable wireless devices.
Pictured: Min Jia, Research Assistant Professor; Esther Sternberg, MD, Director of the Institute on Place and Wellbeing and Perry Skeath, PhD, Assistant Director of Research, Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine
Research programs at the UA Institute on Place and Wellbeing investigate ways to measure stress.

The University of Arizona Institute on Place and Wellbeing (UAIPW) seeks to redefine human health to fully encompass the role of the built and green environment in health and wellbeing, through research, education, practice, and policy change.

An interdisciplinary institute at the University of Arizona (UA), the UAIPW links expertise of the UA College of Medicine -- Tucson, the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine (AzCIM), and the UA College of Architecture, Planning, and Landscape Architecture, actualizing the university's commitment to a vision of human health that fully encompasses the role of the built and natural environment in health, wellbeing and healing. Through cutting edge research the UAIPW is taking person-centered health to the next frontier--"Person and Place-Centered Health and Wellbeing.