An information gateway for the campus community

The Irwin M. and Laura J. Feuerstein Health & Wellness Information Center, located on the first floor of the Bernard Becker Medical Library, is a campus resource for the Washington University community. The center provides access to printed and electronic health information you can trust and promotes programs and campus events on wellness and healthy living to benefit our staff, students and faculty.

The Health & Wellness Information Portal is a gateway to some of the most credible and authoritative information resources as selected by the staff of Becker Medical Library.

Feuerstein Wellness Grants

Becker Medical Library,  in partnership with the school of medicine’s educational programs,  is proud to announce a new funding opportunity for student and trainee-led health and wellness initiatives.

Health Information Resources

Looking for information on a condition, a disease, or a drug? Try starting with one of these  comprehensive and easy-to-use health information sources.

Wellness and Healthy Living Resources

Browse our list of resources, programs and upcoming events to help you get started in making healthy lifestyle decisions that are best for you.

April is "Celebrate Diversity" Month

Celebrate Diversity by :

  1.  Talking with someone from a different culture about the values and practices they enjoy
  2. Listening to a different type of music and learning a dance that goes along with it
  3. Trying a food or new recipe that is native to a different culture
  4. Reading a book, watching a movie or viewing a documentary that looks at different cultures. 

Below are some books from the Feuerstein Health & Wellness collection that may help you learn about different identities, experiences and perspectives: 

Finding Latinx by Paola Ramos

A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza

Caste by Isabel Wilkerson

Non-Binary: Memoirs of Gender & Identify  by Michah Rajunov

The Making of Asian America by Erika Lee 

These books are available for check-out at Becker Medical Library .