Jan 20
2015

IPHI Co-hosting Food Policy and Regional Food Access Webinar on February 11

Events and Webinars

The Institute for Public Health Innovation and the Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future will host a webinar on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 from 1:00 – 2:15 PM EST. Food Policy and Regional Food Systems: Opportunities for Networking across Jurisdictions Wednesday, February 11, GO! >

Nov 04
2014

CNE Hosts Oct Meeting of Rural Healthcare Development Network, IPHI President Michael Rhein Presents

Events and Webinars

On October 9th, the Rural Healthcare Development Network (RHDN) of Southern Virginia, an initiative coordinated by the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center’s (SVHEC) Center of Nursing Excellence, took another step forward in learning about the role of Community Health Workers in GO! >

Sep 23
2014

First Prince George’s County “Food Equity Forum” a Success

Events and Webinars

Local Food System Stakeholders Focus on Innovations and Policy Opportunities in Farming, Nutrition Education, and Affordable Healthy Food Retail at Prince George’s First-Ever “Food Equity Forum” Over 80 food and public health experts and advocates participated in a first-ever “Food Equity GO! >

Sep 23
2014

Prince George’s County Food Equity Forum Addresses County Health and Healthy Foods

Press Releases

Local Food System Stakeholders Focus on Innovations and Policy Opportunities in Farming, Nutrition Education, and Affordable Healthy Food Retail at Prince George’s County First-Ever “Food Equity Forum” HYATTSVILLE, MD (September 18, 2014) – High levels of chronic disease GO! >

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! >