Aug 31
2020

Bringing Hope Through Nutrition and Wellness Assistance

News Coverage and Publications

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

News Coverage and Publications

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! >

Aug 31
2020

New Online Portal Aims to Inform Students and Families About Walking and Bicycling Routes to and From Schools

News Coverage and Publications

New Online Portal Aims to Inform Students and Families About Walking and Bicycling Routes to and From Schools The Montgomery County Department of Transportation’s Story Map is Helping Montgomery County Students Stay Safe and Active this School Year As part of the Healthy Montgomery Transforming GO! >

Jul 16
2020

DC Healthy Homes Collaborative Creates Videos and Materials to Keep Families Healthy

Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 16, 2020   Home Tips to Keep Families Healthy As families enter their fourth month home with children, the DC Healthy Housing Collaborative (DCHHC) knows one of parents’ top concerns is how to keep homes clean and pest-free. For parents of children with asthma, this GO! >

May 28
2020

Fairfax County Health Department Partners with IPHI to Expand Contact Tracing Efforts

Our Work in Action

Fairfax County Health Department Partners with IPHI to Expand Contact Tracing Efforts May 28, 2020 Today, the Fairfax County Health Department (FCHD) in Virginia announced a new partnership with the Institute for Public Health Innovation (IPHI) to hire and train staff for COVID-19 contact GO! >

May 04
2020

Virginia Re-establishes Statewide Immunization Coalition in Response to Falling Immunization Rates

Our Work in Action

Virginia Re-establishes Statewide Immunization Coalition in Response to Falling Immunization Rates With seed funding from the Virginia Department of Health, IPHI is working to re-establish a statewide immunization coalition in Virginia, called ImmunizeVA. The first coalition meeting will take GO! >

Apr 27
2020

Food Equity Council Leads COVID-19 Food Assistance Response in Prince George’s County, Maryland

Our Work in Action

Food Equity Council Leads COVID-19 Food Assistance Response in Prince George’s County, Maryland Since the COVID-19 crisis began in March, the Prince George’s County Food Equity Council (FEC) has been one of the leading organizations for Prince George’s County’s COVID-19 food GO! >

Apr 01
2020

IPHI Launches Weekly COVID-19 Video Conference Series for Community Health Workers

Events and Webinars

IPHI Launches Weekly COVID-19 Video Conference Series for Community Health Workers During the growing community spread of COVID-19 nationally and in our region, there has rightfully been discussion of the roles of community health workers (CHWs) in responding to the pandemic. CHWs are vital GO! >

Nov 06
2019

IPHI and the Prince George’s County Food Equity Council host Focus Groups to Address Food and Beverage Marketing

Events and Webinars

IPHI and the Prince George’s County Food Equity Council host Focus Groups to Address Food and Beverage Marketing   *NEW DATES ADDED* The Institute for Public Health Innovation (IPHI) and the Prince George’s County Food Equity Council (FEC) are working in partnership with the National GO! >

Oct 28
2019

Six Virginia Communities Demonstrate Commitment to Healthy Eating and Active Living

Press Releases

For Immediate Release October 28, 2019 Six Virginia Communities Demonstrate Commitment to Healthy Eating and Active Living Roanoke, Virginia — On October 8th, the Institute for Public Health Innovation’s (IPHI) HEAL (Healthy Eating Active Living) Cities and Town’s Campaign awarded HEAL GO! >