Network Engagement Directory

North Carolina Institute for Public Health

Mission Statement

Bridging knowledge and expertise at UNC Gillings, we facilitate collaborative solutions to population health challenges in North Carolina and beyond.

Vision and Impact

NCIPH uses the expertise of our staff, partners and the UNC Gillings community to transform organizations, develop leaders, translate data to action and build capacity in order to improve population health. We envision a North Carolina where all communities are thriving and healthy.

Competencies:
  • Change Management
  • Convening/Partnering
  • Data Analytics
  • Evaluation of Trainings
  • Persuasive Communication
  • Population-Based Health Programs
  • Training & Technical Assistance
  • Training Needs Assessments
  • Workforce Development
Community Served:
North Carolina
Contact Information:
  • North Carolina Institute for Public Health
    135 Dauer Drive, 221 Rosenau Hall, CB #8165 Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8165
  • Rachel A. Wilfert, Interim Director
  • rachel.wilfert@unc.edu
  • 919.966.4085

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Resources contributed by this organization:

Signature Programs

Learn more about the National Network of Public Health Institute’s signature programs.

Connecting Public Health and Food Sector Collaborators: Reducing Sodium in Food Service Settings (April 5, 2017)

Explore research results on the strategies and promising practices for implementing healthy food guidelines in hospital and federal worksite cafeterias, learn more about food service directors’ point of view, and examine tools and resources from the federal government.

CASPER Method for Primary Data Collection in Community Health Assessments

A case study of the Community Assessment for Public Health Emergency Response (CASPER) method for primary data collection used by the North Carolina Institute for Public Health (NCIPH) to inform Community Health Needs Assessements.

2014 Annual Conference Collaborative Design Lab Research and Evaluation Business Development Collaborative Design Lab

Notes from a Collaborative Practice Design Lab (CPDL) at the 2014 NNPHI Annual Conference.

2014 Annual Conference Poster: Assessing the Impact of Public Health Investments on Community Health Outcomes

Anna P. Schenck (North Carolina Institute for Public Health) illustrates an approach to measure the return on investments in local health department services for infant mortality and other potential outcomes.

CHNA Public Forum Presentation: “Shared Accountability and Regional Governance”

Takeaways from Gene Matthews (Senior Fellow, NC Institute for Public Health) at the “Best Practices for CHNA and Implementation Strategy Development” meeting.