Feb 24
2015

Richmond Passes Legislation to Incorporate Health Considerations Into Future Planning and Programs

Press Releases

Richmond, Virginia Passes Legislation to Incorporate Health Considerations Into Future Planning and Programs RICHMOND, VA (February 20, 2015) – The Richmond City Council has adopted two resolutions that will ensure the incorporation of health into future planning and programs. This legislation, GO! >

Feb 19
2015

Recording and Slides Available from IPHI Webinar on Regional Food Systems

Events and Webinars

In collaboration with the Johns Hopkins Center for a Liveable Future, the Institute for Public Health Innovation sponsored a webinar on February 11, 2015 on Food Policy and Regional Food Systems: Opportunities for Networking Across Jurisdictions. View the recording and presentations from the GO! >

Feb 01
2015

Upcoming IPHI Workshop: Healthy Vending: A Low-Cost Strategy to Improve Community Health

Events and Webinars

Getting healthier snack and beverage choices into vending machines costs less and is easier than you think. Join the the Institute for Public Health Innovation’s HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign for the Mid-Atlantic and the Maryland Recreation and Parks Association for a half-day workshop GO! >

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! >