October 17, 2014
In today’s world, solutions, expertise and best practices can spread as rapidly across borders as the health concerns they address. That’s what has inspired PHI’s growth and development on the global stage.
October 21, 2014
Broad-spectrum prevention that can simultaneously prevent unintended pregnancy along with STIs, including HIV, is on the horizon say experts in a special supplement of the BJOG: The International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. The issue features an international assemblage of researchers, funders, developers and advocates who identify the pressing global health rationale for MPTs and present new research and strategies for making the go/no-go funding and research decisions that shape the field. PHI's Bethany Young Holt, Executive Director of CAMI, served as co-editor on the issue. more
October 03, 2014
PHI strongly endorses the Plan of Action for the Prevention of Obesity in Children and Adolescents, approved today by the 53rd Directing Council of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO). more
October 17, 2014
From childcare to jobs, healthy food to chronic disease prevention, community development to transit, many U.S. communities are investing in health and equity in our most vulnerable communities. But could they be doing it better? How can communities align similar interventions for greater impact and less cost?
The Public Health Institute (PHI), in partnership with The Reinvestment Fund and with a generous grant from the Kresge Foundation, announces the launch of Alignment for Health Equity and Development (AHEAD), led by PHI Senior Investigator Kevin Barnett, DrPH, MCP. more
October 07, 2014 | care2.org
The National Center on Health, Physical Activity and Disability, the American Association on Health and Disability, the Center on Disability at the Public Health Institute, and the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition (PCFSN) were among the participants at the White House Disability Summit, which examined why disabled people have trouble accessing fitness programs, and how barriers can be overcome. more