Press Releases

Mar 25
2015

Washington, DC Has Greatest Decrease in Premature Births Since 2010

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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 12
2015

Evelyn Kelly Chosen for Leadership Maryland Class of 2015

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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

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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! >

Sep 23
2014

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

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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! >

Sep 19
2014

The Institute for Public Health Innovation Receives National Network of Public Health Institutes Grant

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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! >

May 22
2014

IPHI CHW Zhilphia “Zee” Turner Honored with National Award at Unity Conference

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On Thursday, May 22, 2014, organizers and participants of the 2014 Unity National Community Health Worker Conference in Baltimore, Maryland honored the life and service of Zhilphia “Zee” Turner, an IPHI Community Health Worker (CHW) who passed away on New Year’s Eve last year. GO! >

May 12
2014

IPHI Unveils New Logo & Launches a New Website

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Washington, DC (May 12, 2014) The Institute for Public Health Innovation (IPHI) is proud to reveal our new logo, tagline and website. These changes are part of a comprehensive re-branding effort to assist in communicating about the important work we do to improve the public’s health GO! >

Apr 17
2014

Prince George’s County Food Equity Council Hosts an Open Showing of the Webinar Community Food Councils: Challenges and Opportunities

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Colmar Manor, Maryland (April 17, 2014) — In an effort to raise awareness of the importance of local food policy councils and provide an opportunity for members and area councils to learn and share best practices, the Prince George’s County Food Equity Council will host a free GO! >

Mar 25
2014

Prince George’s County Food Equity Council Can Hear the Maryland Crunch!

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Suitland, Maryland (March 25, 2014) — In an effort to raise awareness of how school breakfast can alleviate childhood hunger, the Prince George’s County Food Equity Council has partnered with Maryland Hunger Solutions to participate in a Hear the Maryland Crunch! event at Suitland GO! >

Mar 01
2014

The Prince George’s County Food Equity Council Hosts a TEDxManhattan Viewing Party

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Upper Marlboro, Maryland (March 1, 2014) — In an effort to raise awareness and promote innovation in the County’s food system, the Prince George’s County Food Equity Council and Prince George’s Community College are partnering to host a TEDxManhattan “Changing the Way GO! >