News and Announcements

Aug 24
2021

IPHI and Montgomery County Public Schools Release COVID-19 Wellness Needs Assessment

News Coverage and Publications

Institute for Public Health Innovation and Montgomery County Public Schools Release Results of COVID-19 Wellness Needs Assessment The Report Offers Recommendations to Support Local School Wellness Councils in An Ever-Changing Environment The Institute for Public Health Innovation (IPHI) and GO! >

Aug 24
2021

Immunization Awareness Month

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Immunization Awareness Month August is National Immunization Awareness Month. ImmunizeVA is celebrating in a number of ways. In July, the coalition announced its newest mascot, Tracker. To celebrate Immunization Awareness Month, the coalition is hosting a Tracker-themed coloring contest. Expect GO! >

Jun 16
2021

Happy Pride from IPHI!

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Happy Pride Month! This month, we celebrate Pride – a chance to reflect on the progress made for those in the LGBTQ+ community, to learn about the issues most impacting their lives today and to speak up for those whose voices have been marginalized. While the community has seen significant GO! >

Mar 24
2021

IPHI’s Equity-Centered Training Program for Pandemic Emergency Responders

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IPHI’s Equity-Centered Training Program for Pandemic Emergency Responders For the March 2021 issue of its publication Elevate, the National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI) spoke with IPHI’s Dr. Carolyn Padovano and Christine Stewart to discuss IPHI’s health GO! >

Feb 08
2021

Op-Ed on Racism as a Public Health Crisis in Virginia

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IPHI’s VP partners with Voices for Virginia’s Children to write an op-ed on declaring racism a public health crisis in Virginia   Virginia Must Declare Racism as a Public Health Crisis GO! >

Nov 17
2020

IPHI Celebrates 10 Years of Service: A Message from our President & CEO

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  IPHI Celebrates 10 Years of Service: A Message from our President & CEO   This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Institute for Public Health Innovation. Since 2010, our organization has partnered with a range of public and private partners to strengthen health systems and GO! >

Aug 31
2020

Community Advisory Board Engages County Residents to Address Food Security Needs in Montgomery County

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Community Advisory Board Engages County Residents to Address Food Security Needs in Montgomery County Residents Advocate for a Sustainable and Equitable Local Food System Since its founding in 2019, the Montgomery County Food Council’s Community Advisory Board (FSCAB) has been a vessel GO! >

Aug 31
2020

Montgomery County Anti-Vaping Campaign Announces Finalists From PSA Contest

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Montgomery County Anti-Vaping Campaign Announces Finalists From PSA Contest The Campaign Called on Youth to Create Content Aimed at Educating and Preventing Their Peers From Using E-Cigarettes The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services, Montgomery County Public Schools, and GO! >

Aug 31
2020

Bringing Hope Through Nutrition and Wellness Assistance

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Bringing Hope Through Nutrition and Wellness Assistance How The Food is Medicine Program Is Reducing The Burden of Diabetes Among Residents of Montgomery County The links between diet and diabetes are clear — good nutrition is an effective form of prevention and balanced, predictable GO! >

Aug 31
2020

Montgomery County Public Schools Launches First School Wellness Council Toolkit in the State of Maryland

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Montgomery County Public Schools Launches First School Wellness Council Toolkit in the State of Maryland The Toolkit Aims to Provide Schools with the Resources Necessary to Successfully Implement Local Wellness Councils and Improve Wellness Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) is excited to GO! >