Our mission

The Illinois Public Health Institute (IPHI) mobilizes stakeholders, catalyzes partnerships, and leads action to promote prevention and improve public health systems in order to maximize health, health equity and quality of life for the people of Illinois.

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The 2020 Public Health Improvement Training Registration is Open. Submit Your Abstract by January 31st!

The 20th annual Public Health Improvement Training (PHIT), held June 2-4, 2020 in San Antonio, Texas, will feature a series of hands-on, skill-building workshops and focused networking around public health performance improvement. Planned and convened by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Center for State, Tribal, Local and Territorial Support (CSTLTS) and the National Network […]

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IPHI Partners with the American Cancer Society and The Illinois Department of Public Health for IL HPV Action Planning Workshops

The Illinois Public Health Institute, on behalf of the American Cancer Society and the Illinois Department of Public Health, facilitated four HPV action planning workshops throughout the state of Illinois. These workshops gathered stakeholder insight to develop the Illinois Action Plan to Eliminate Vaccine-Preventable Cancers to supplement the Illinois Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan. The goal […]

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IPHI is Hiring a Program Manager, a Policy Program Manager, and a Communication Associate for DASH

IPHI is dedicated to promoting diversity, multiculturalism, and inclusion as key to reaching our vision and goals.  Please help us find good candidates by sharing the attached three positions with your networks and individuals to increase the diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin and all the other characteristics that make us […]

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IPHI releases 4 year one success stories for ISPAN

The Illinois State Physical Activity and Nutrition (ISPAN) program is a five-year, $4.6 million initiative to implement physical activity and nutrition interventions designed to make it easier for Illinoisans to live the healthiest lives possible. ISPAN is focused on low-income, rural and communities of color that have been the hardest hit by chronic diseases like […]

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Register for the 2019 IAPO Annual Coalition Meeting

Attend the 2019 IAPO/ISPAN In-Person Meeting on November 13th. Learn meaningful strategies to integrate health equity into your work, hear policy and advocacy updates, provide input into IAPO and ISPAN strategies, and connect with other IAPO coalition members! Register here!

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Upcoming Webinar: Exploring the benefits of and concrete strategies for supporting student health, fitness and academic achievement

Upcoming Webinar: Exploring the benefits of and concrete strategies for supporting student health, fitness and academic achievement Date: Monday, November 4th, 11:00am-12:00pm CST Webinar will be recorded and a link will be sent to all registrants. REGISTER HERE One CPDU available Intended audience: District Superintendents, school Principals/Assistant Principals, School Board members, Physical Education (P.E.) department […]

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