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Mobile Health Screenings And Flu Shot Clinics

Mobile Health Screenings And Flu Shot Clinics

IDPH and its partners will be providing free health screenings and flu shots in homeless communities in central Illinois starting in November and running into February.
Thursday, November 16 2017 0 Comments

IPHA AmeriCorps Program Seeking Host Sites

IPHA AmeriCorps Program Seeking Host Sites

The IPHA AmeriCorps Program is looking for organizations to serve as host sites for a 6 month time period. Applications are due December 1!
Tuesday, November 14 2017 0 Comments

IL Poison Center's Fall Drawing and CE's

IL Poison Center's Fall Drawing and CE's

The month of October is IL Poison Center (IPC) Referral Month.
Tuesday, October 17 2017 0 Comments

Announcing free upcoming Facilitator Training opportunitiy for Engaging Youth for Positive Change

Announcing free upcoming Facilitator Training opportunitiy for Engaging Youth for Positive Change

Registration is now open for the next upcoming FREE one-day Facilitator Training opportunity for Engaging Youth for Positive Change (EYPC), a service-learning program that empowers young people ages 13-18 to work with local governing bodies to adopt policies that create healthier communities.
Tuesday, October 17 2017 0 Comments

Welcome IPHA AmeriCorps Members!

Welcome IPHA AmeriCorps Members!

The IPHA AmeriCorps Program began its’ 15th year of operation this month!
Tuesday, October 17 2017 0 Comments

8th Annual ABC Conference

8th Annual ABC Conference

Registration is now open!
Tuesday, October 17 2017 0 Comments

State of Illinois Opioid Action Plan Discussion: October 12

State of Illinois Opioid Action Plan Discussion: October 12

Share your feedback on the plan and next steps for implementation
Monday, October 02 2017 0 Comments

One in five children in the U.S is overweight or obese.

One in five children in the U.S is overweight or obese.

Learn more about the risks and how childhood obesity can be prevented.
Thursday, September 28 2017 0 Comments

CDC: More Than 100 Million Americans Living with Diabetes or Prediabetes

CDC: More Than 100 Million Americans Living with Diabetes or Prediabetes

Diabetes growth rate steady, adding to health care burden
Thursday, September 07 2017 0 Comments

Invitation to the 2017 Food Summit: Understanding the Impact of Food Insecurity/Hunger on Population Health

Invitation to the 2017 Food Summit: Understanding the Impact of Food Insecurity/Hunger on Population Health

Register now for the 2017 Food Summit to learn more about food insecurity/hunger in Cook County.
Wednesday, August 16 2017 0 Comments

Recognizing World Suicide Prevention Day on September 10

Recognizing World Suicide Prevention Day on September 10

In recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day (Sept. 10) and National Suicide Prevention Month (Sept.) the Faith Communities Task Force of the National Action for Suicide Prevention (Action Alliance) in collaboration with leaders in faith, business, government, healthcare, and social justice, invite you to participate in National Day of Prayer for Faith, Hope, & Life (www.faith-hope-life.org).
Wednesday, August 16 2017 0 Comments

CDC - Engage Business Sector in Your Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Efforts

CDC - Engage Business Sector in Your Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Efforts

Learn how public health professionals can communicate the important role businesses have in helping stop child abuse and neglect before they start.
Friday, August 11 2017 0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE: NATIONAL LUPUS HEALTH EDUCATION PROGRAM

PRESS RELEASE: NATIONAL LUPUS HEALTH EDUCATION PROGRAM

A project funded by a DHHS Office of Minority Health grant, which is a partnership between Northwestern University, IPHA and Harvard University, will increase lupus awareness in African-American communities and engage health providers in improving their capacity to diagnose and treat African-Americans with lupus.
Wednesday, August 09 2017 0 Comments

Flu season is closer than you think - outreach materials available

Flu season is closer than you think - outreach materials available

Preview Channing Bete outreach materials online, request free samples
Monday, July 10 2017 0 Comments

Receive free samples of compelling publications on maternal and child health, mental health, emergency readiness, and more

Receive free samples of compelling publications on maternal and child health, mental health, emergency readiness, and more

Channing Bete offering you an opportunity to have samples mailed right to your door -- absolutely free and with no obligation
Thursday, July 06 2017 0 Comments

Showcase Your Research or Project in a Poster Presentation at the IPHA 76th Annual Meeting

Showcase Your Research or Project in a Poster Presentation at the IPHA 76th Annual Meeting

The call for poster presentation abstracts is now open! Deadline for submission is June 30!
Monday, June 26 2017 0 Comments

IPHA AmeriCorps Member Applications Being Accepted For 11 Month Term of Service

IPHA AmeriCorps Member Applications Being Accepted For 11 Month Term of Service

Individuals are needed to serve as IPHA AmeriCorps Members for 11 month term of service at various health agencies across Illinois
Monday, June 26 2017 0 Comments

IPHA AmeriCorps Program Seeking Host Sites

IPHA AmeriCorps Program Seeking Host Sites

IPHA's AmeriCorps Program is looking for organizations to serve as host sites for the 2017-2018 program year. Deadline to apply is May 19!
Tuesday, May 16 2017 0 Comments

IPHA Executive Director writes newspaper column on the benefits of a sugary drink tax

IPHA Executive Director writes newspaper column on the benefits of a sugary drink tax

Read newspaper story by Tom Hughes published in State-Journal Register.
Monday, May 08 2017 0 Comments

Call for Abstracts Open for IPHA's 76th Annual Meeting - Public Health: Stronger Together

Call for Abstracts Open for IPHA's 76th Annual Meeting - Public Health: Stronger Together

Deadline for abstract submission is May 1, 2017!
Tuesday, April 25 2017 0 Comments

Submit Your Vote for the 'I am Public Health' Student Photo Contest!

Submit Your Vote for the 'I am Public Health' Student Photo Contest!

View the photos on the IPHA Facebook page and 'like' your favorite photo by April 9!
Thursday, April 06 2017 0 Comments

IPHA AmeriCorps Member Applications Being Accepted For Summer Term of Service

IPHA AmeriCorps Member Applications Being Accepted For Summer Term of Service

Deadline to apply is April 10!
Monday, April 03 2017 0 Comments

NPHW 'I am Public Health' Student Photo Contest

NPHW 'I am Public Health' Student Photo Contest

We are looking for students to submit a photo that represents the theme ‘I am Public Health’. All individual students that submit a photo by the April 5 deadline will have a chance to win a free registration to the IPHA 76th Annual Meeting!
Monday, April 03 2017 0 Comments

Plan4Health Physical Activity Webinar

Plan4Health Physical Activity Webinar

Join APHA the second webinar of a three-part series to learn about the Plan4Health Initiative, and the importance of planning and public health to create the healthiest nation.
Thursday, March 02 2017 0 Comments

IPHA AmeriCorps Program Seeking Summer Host Sites

IPHA AmeriCorps Program Seeking Summer Host Sites

Application deadline is March 6!
Wednesday, March 01 2017 0 Comments

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