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At the MidAmerica Center for Public Health Practice (MCPHP), our team collaborates with local, regional, and national partners to improve population health through public health workforce development. Located at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, MCPHP offers a continuum of consulting services and technical assistance for practice organizations. By linking workforce development initiatives to the strategic needs of partner organizations, we provide customized solutions to address the current challenges in public health practice.


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September 28th Illinois Alliance to Prevent Obesity Coalition Meeting!

Registration is now available for the Sept. 28th IAPO in-person coalition meeting in Normal, IL!

IAPO is excited to announce two of the meeting speakers who will talk about policy and funding trends related to health and obesity prevention. They are:

Giridhar Mallya, Senior Policy Officer, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Jack Kaplan, Director, Public Policy & Advocacy, United Way of Illinois

Join IAPO to hear these and other great speakers, provide input into the 2017 IAPO advocacy agenda, and network with others passionate about healthy eating, active living, and health equity!

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Register here: http://preventobesityil.org/all-iapo-meeting-in-bloomington-normal-sept-28-2016/