Oct 16
2014

Leveraging the HIV Service System to Address Hepatitis C in DC

Events and Webinars

New tools to combat hepatitis C (HCV) have the potential to dramatically reduce the health burden of this silent epidemic. Recent changes to screening guidelines for hepatitis C, combined with new options for treatment of the disease and the expansion of access to prevention and care offered GO! >

Sep 19
2014

The Institute for Public Health Innovation Receives National Network of Public Health Institutes Grant

Press Releases

The Institute for Public Health Innovation Receives National Network of Public Health Institutes Grant Grant will help IPHI develop new strategies to improve community health September 15, 2014—Washington, DC—The Institute for Public Health Innovation (IPHI) has been awarded a grant by the GO! >

Sep 17
2014

IPHI’s Michael Royster Interviewed by Terrance Afer-Anderson of HealthWatch

News Coverage and Publications

IPHI’s Mike Royster was interviewed by Terrance Afer-Anderson of HealthWatch. The interview focused on health inequities in Virginia, strategies to address them, and some of IPHI’s work in Virginia to promote health equity. GO! >

Sep 16
2014

Prince George’s County Food Equity Forum

Events and Webinars

WHAT The Prince George’s Food Equity Council is hosting its first ever “Food Equity Forum” to discuss critical strategies to improve the health of county residents and increase access to healthy food to all socio-economic groups. Among the topics is the county’s GO! >

Sep 02
2014

DC Prevention and Medicaid Financing Task Force Discusses Recommendations for CHW Credentialing and Sustainable Reimbursement Models

Events and Webinars

The DC Prevention and Medicaid Financing Taskforce held its third meeting on August 26th.  Discussions focused on the progress of the two workgroups that were formed at the second Taskforce meeting: the CHW Workforce Development and the Financing Workgroups. Workgroup members addressed topics GO! >

Sep 23
2014

Roundtable with HAHSTA Senior Deputy Director, Michael Kharfen

Events and Webinars

The Institute for Public Health Innovation and Washington AIDS Partnership, together with the D.C. Department of Health, is hosting a follow-up to the Spring 2014 roundtable conversation between senior leadership of HIV/AIDS service providers and the Senior Deputy Director of HAHSTA, D.C. GO! >

Aug 23
2014

Download IPHI Brochure

News Coverage and Publications

We have provided a wealth of information on our website, but if you’d like a quick overview of our organization and would like to share information with a colleague, we welcome you to download our brochure. IPHI Brochure_080114 GO! >

Aug 06
2014

Capitol Heights Becomes First Municipality in Prince George’s County (MD) to Adopt Complete Streets Policy

News Coverage and Publications

On July 28, 2014, Capitol Heights became the first municipality in Prince George’s County (MD) to adopt a Complete Streets policy. Mayor Marnitta King led the effort, stating, “”Having Complete Streets in Capitol Heights is essential to moving our changing Town forward.  We have to make GO! >

Aug 26
2014

The Next DC Prevention and Medicaid Task Force Meeting Scheduled for August 26, 2014

Events and Webinars

The next  DC Prevention and Medicaid Taskforce meeting is scheduled for August 26th, from 9:30am to 11:30am at IPHI.  All who attend will be asked to participate in one of two workgroups: the CHW Workforce Development Work Group, which is focused on formulating recommendations on community GO! >

Jul 11
2014

Inaugural Class of HEAL Cities & Towns Recognized

Events and Webinars

IPHI Recognizes 22 HEAL Cities and Towns in Maryland and Virginia HEAL Cities & Towns have publicly recognized, through adoption of a resolution or policy that municipalities have a role to play in creating a community where residents and municipal employees can make healthy decisions about GO! >