Training and Technical Assistance


The North Carolina Institute for Public Health (NCIPH), part of the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, serves as a bridge between academia and partners in community organizations and government agencies. Since the 1930’s, UNC public health has delivered education, training and professional development services and programs to public health practitioners in North Carolina, the region and the nation.

Technical Assistance

NCIPH provides technical assistance to our partners in a number of key areas including community health assessment, health information technology, data collection and analysis, strategic planning, epidemiological study design and analysis, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technical support.


Rachel Wilfert, MD, MPH, CPH
Manager, Training and Technical Assistance

If you are having trouble registering for a program, please send email to or call 919-843-6612.