North Carolina Institute for Public Health

NCIPH salutes all 85 public health departments in North Carolina for achieving accreditation status through the NC Local Health Department Accreditation Program! In addition, 48 health departments have achieved re-accreditation under the program. NCIPH has administered the program since its inception in 2004. See the interactive map showing accreditation status.

Welcome to the North Carolina Institute for Public Health (NCIPH), part of the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. Our mission is delivering training, conducting research, and providing technical assistance to transform the practice of public health for all.

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Jean Ann Davison

Jean Ann Davison

Davison named one of top 25 nurse practitioner professors in US

The website Nurse Practitioner Schools recently  named Jean Ann Davison, RN, DNP, FNP-BC one of the 25 Top Nurse Practitioner Program Professors in the U.S. Dr. Davison is a Clinical Assistant Professor at UNC School of Nursing and Nursing Continuing Education Specialist at the NC Institute for Public Health where she is faculty for the Enhanced Role RN training program.