We Choose Health Videos

8 May

Interested in learning about how communities come together to increase the health of their residents? Take a look at these IDPH We Choose Health videos, produced by the UIC MidAmerica Center for Public Health Practice. http://www.idph.state.il.us/wechoosehealth/wch_videos.htm

Register now for the 2015 Change Institute!

24 Apr

Are you looking to make lasting change in your community? If so, we’ve got the event for you! We are so excited to extend an invitation to the 2015 Change Institute. The Cook County Department of Public Health Alliance for Healthy and Active Communities, the Illinois Prevention Research Center and the MidAmerica Center for Public Health […]

We Choose Health Best Practice Guide

17 Apr

We Choose Health was an Illinois Department of Public Health initiative created to encourage and support the implementation of community health programs that addressed: Healthy Eating and Active Living; Smoke-Free Living; Healthy and Safe Built Environments. We Choose Health awarded 21 grantees covering 60 counties and impacting almost 3 million people in Illinois. Below you […]

Save the Date! 2015 Change Institute – May 13-15

16 Mar

We invite you to save the date for the upcoming 2015 Change Institute! Click to view and download a larger version of the flyer below.

Racism, Police Violence, and Health Teach-In

2 Feb

Radical Public Health and Minority Students for the Advancement of Public Health are hosting a teach-in, “Racism, PoliceViolence, & Health” on Saturday 2/7/15 10am-3pm. Five panelists will present different perspectives and a general discussion will follow. There will be smaller group discussions over lunch and into the afternoon, before a wrap-up session ending at 3pm. The event is free but […]