Mar 27
2015

Upcoming Forum on April 1: Investing in Community Health Workers

Events and Webinars

The Institute for Public Health Innovation, with support from the National Network of Public Health Institutes and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, will host a forum on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 from 8 AM-4 PM EST titled, “Investing in Community Health Workers: Advancing Virginia’s Health, GO! >

Mar 25
2015

Washington, DC Has Greatest Decrease in Premature Births Since 2010

Our Work in Action

The 2015 County Health Rankings reveal that Washington, D.C. has experienced the greatest decrease in premature births since the launch of the County Health Rankings in 2010 The  Robert  Wood  Johnson  Foundation  and  the  University  of  Wisconsin’s  Population  Health  Institute  have GO! >

Mar 13
2015

Federalsburg Preparing to be Next HEAL Town in Maryland

News Coverage and Publications

Inspired by a presentation given by IPHI’s Marisa Jones, the Town is gearing up to become the next Healthy Eating Active Living community in the HEAL Campaign, representing Caroline County. Mayor Bill Beall said joining the campaign would be a smart move for the town, and would dovetail GO! >

Mar 12
2015

Evelyn Kelly Chosen for Leadership Maryland Class of 2015

Press Releases

Institute for Public Health Innovation employee one of 50 to join program Evelyn Kelly, Senior Program Manager at the Institute for Public Health Innovation, has been selected to participate in Leadership Maryland, a professional development program dedicated to building a stronger Maryland by GO! >

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! >