North Carolina Institute for Public Health

On an NCIPH PHield Trip, state lab staff discuss the variety of ways the lab facility supports continuous education and learning in North Carolina. Here, students learn more about how local health department staff and students can take advantage of training workshops on topics ranging from microscopy to basic clinical microbiology.

Message from the Director
"The Institute is the cornerstone of our School’s outreach and service with a vision of transforming public health across North Carolina and beyond. We train the public health workforce and develop solutions for some of our most pressing public health concerns."
Anna P. Schenck, PhD, MSPH
NCIPH Director and Associate Dean of Public Health Practice

The North Carolina Institute for Public Health puts public health in action.

Our mission is to deliver training, conduct research and provide technical assistance to transform the practice of public health for all. NCIPH works with our partners to:

  • conduct training and education for the public health workforce;
  • collaborate on technical assistance, research and evaluation projects;
  • translate research to practice;
  • publish and present scholarly practice-based work; and
  • link students to research projects and practica.

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NCIPH 2013-2014 Report

NCIPH Report for 2013-2014


Institute receives award to promote selection of healthy foods
NCIPH recently won a $135,000 award to identify and assess different marketing strategies and behavioral designs in hospitals and full-service grocery stores to improve consumer selection of healthy foods and beverages. Read more

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