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! >

Aug 20
2019

IPHI Hosts 1st Regional Conference to Bring Together DC, MD, & VA CHWs to Share Best Practices, Expand Skill Set

Press Releases

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 20, 2019 Contact: Kady Pecorella 202-350-4120 kpecorella@institutephi.org IPHI HOSTS FIRST REGIONAL CONFERENCE TO BRING TOGETHER DC, VA, AND MD COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS TO SHARE BEST PRACTICES, EXPAND SKILL SET Almost 300 Participants Gather from all over GO! >

Aug 02
2019

ELEVATE: 2019 Regional Outreach Workers’ Conference

Events and Webinars

ELEVATE: 2019 Regional Outreach Workers’ Conference   On August 1-2, 2019 IPHI hosted ELEVATE, the 2019 Regional Outreach Workers’ Conference, with support from partners DC Health, DC Department of Behavioral Health, the Effi Barry Training Institute, HealthHIV, the Virginia CHW GO! >

Jul 24
2019

Healthy Montgomery Transforming Communities Initiative Launches New Video

News Coverage and Publications

Healthy Montgomery Transforming Communities Initiative Launches New Video The Healthy Montgomery Transforming Communities Initiative (TCI) has just released a new video that highlights the successful partnerships of the initiative. Since 2016, this initiative has brought together stakeholders GO! >

Jun 24
2019

The HEAL Cities & Town’s Campaign Recognizes Health Policy Achievements of Maryland Cities

Press Releases

For Immediate Release June 24, 2019 The HEAL Cities & Town’s Campaign Recognizes Health Policy Achievements of Maryland Cities Ocean City, Maryland, June 23, 2019 — For the seventh consecutive year, the Institute for Public Health Innovation’s (IPHI) HEAL (Healthy Eating Active Living) GO! >

May 22
2019

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Signs Bill Raising Tobacco Sales Age to 21

News Coverage and Publications

Huge Victory for Maryland Youth! Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Signs Bill Raising Tobacco Sales Age to 21   We did it! After months of hard work from the Tobacco 21 campaign and its partners, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan signed a bill that raises the legal age for purchasing tobacco products to GO! >