Jun 23
2022

Two Steps Forward: Racism IS a Public Health Crisis  

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Two Steps Forward: Racism IS a Public Health Crisis   A Statement from the Institute for Public Health Innovation Staff and Board of Directors:  Last year, Virginia made history as the first southern state to declare racism as a public health crisis. It was an essential step in the long and GO! >

Jun 21
2022

IPHI is Recognized as a Healthy People 2030 Champion

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IPHI is Recognized as a Healthy People 2030 Champion The Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) created the Healthy People 2030 Champion Program to recognize public and private organizations supporting the initiative’s vision and are working toward Healthy GO! >

Jun 07
2022

IPHI Awarded the NCCPHT’s Elevating Practice Award

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The National Coordinating Center for Public Health Trainings (NCCPHT)’s Elevating Practice Award was Presented to IPHI. The National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI) selected IPHI’s Healthy and Equitable Communities Training for the NCCPHT’s Elevating Practice GO! >

May 06
2022

CHW Discovery Series: CHWs Addressing Health Disparities in Chronic Disease

Events and Webinars

Community Health Worker Discovery Series: CHWs Addressing Health Disparities in Chronic Disease  RCMI CHW Discovery Series Flyer All Trainings will take place from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. with a 30-minute break.  Tues. May 24 – CHWs and Research Describe the various types of research and how GO! >

Apr 03
2022

National Public Health Week 2022

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April 4-10, 2022, marks the 27th National Public Health Week (NPHW) organized by the American Public Health Association (APHA). During this observation, we recognize the contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to improving our nation. This year’s theme is GO! >

Mar 17
2022

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Article on Public Health Institutes

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Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Article, “How can we prioritize equity in public health,” Highlights the Need for Public Health Institutes. The Institute for Public Health Innovation (IPHI) was identified as a public health institute example to follow, along with the Public Health Institute of GO! >

Jan 26
2022

Prince George’s County Food Security Task Force Highlights 11 New Recommendations to Improve Food Security

Press Releases

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY FOOD SECURITY TASK FORCE HIGHLIGHTS 11 NEW RECOMMENDATIONS TO IMPROVE FOOD SECURITY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – January 26, 2022 For More Information Contact: FEC: Julia Groenfeldt, [email protected] IPHI: Sydney Daigle, [email protected] (PRINCE GEORGE’S GO! >

Nov 29
2021

IPHI Giving Tuesday

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Giving Tuesday 2021: Join Us In Our Fight for Healthy and Equitable Communities This Giving Tuesday, consider a gift to IPHI as we work to dismantle health inequities and strengthen communities in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. The Institute for Public Health Innovation GO! >

Aug 31
2021

CDC AWARDS VIRGINIA $4.3M TO SCALE UP COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS TO SUPPORT COVID-19 RESPONSE AND RECOVERY

Press Releases

CDC AWARDS VIRGINIA $4.3M TO SCALE-UP COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS TO SUPPORT COVID-19 RESPONSE AND RECOVERY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2021 Media Contacts:  VDH: Brookie Crawford, public information officer, Central Region, [email protected] IPHI: Taya GO! >

Aug 27
2021

IPHI Regional Virtual CHW Core Skills Training: Fall Session: September- October 2021

Events and Webinars

IPHI CHW Virtual Core Skills Competency Training Fall Session: September- October 2021   IPHI offers a 100hr. Core Skills Competency for CHWs in a variety of formats that are adaptable to agency and program needs including: Human Rights, Equity & Perspective GO! >