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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! >

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! >

Nov 29
2021

IPHI Giving Tuesday

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Giving Tuesday 2022: Join Us In Our Fight for Healthy and Equitable Communities Join Us In Our Fight for Healthy & Equitable Communities   IPHI strengthens health systems and policy, enhances conditions that promote health, and builds community capacity to ensure equitable health GO! >

Aug 24
2021

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

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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! >