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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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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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2019 School Leaders Workshop and Resource Fair to Support Student Wellness

On October 3rd, Senator Linda Holmes (D-42), Representative Michelle Mussman (D-56), the Illinois State Board of Education and the Illinois Public Health Institute co-hosted the 2019 School Leaders Workshop and Resource Fair to Support Student Wellness in Joliet, Illinois! Note: This workshop will be presented in a webinar format on Monday, November 4th from 11:00am-12:00pm […]

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2019 School Leaders Workshop and Resource Fair to Support Student Wellness

Attention Illinois School Leaders: Senator Linda Holmes (D-42) and Representative Michelle Mussman (D-56) cordially invite Illinois school leaders to attend the 2019 School Leaders Workshop and Resource Fair to Support Student Wellness! Date: Thursday, October 3rd, 3:30pm-6:00pm Location: Joliet Area Historical Museum, 204 N. Ottawa St., Joliet, IL 60432 REGISTER HERE 3:00pm- 3:30pm- Registration 3:30pm-5:00pm […]

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Internship Opportunity: CCCD Intern Fall 2019

The Center for Community Capacity Development (CCCD) enhances the effectiveness and reach of local public health systems by collaborating with public health partners to provide training, technical assistance and support services for community-level health improvement and prevention programs. CCCD seeks an intern for fall 2019 to contribute to ongoing work in community health assessments, community […]

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