Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Institute for Public Health and Medicine

About the Institute for Public Health and Medicine

The Institute for Public Health and Medicine (IPHAM) is the nexus for all public health activities at the Feinberg School of Medicine (FSM). The goal of the Institute is to accelerate innovation at the interface of medicine and public health and achieve measurable improvements in health for patients and populations. IPHAM’s Centers focus on issues that span the spectrum from communities to the individual, and from health behaviors to genetic determinants of disease.

IPHAM Vision:The best possible health for all people.

IPHAM Mission: Advancing collaborative research and education to improve the health and well-being of individuals and their communities.

See the slides from the "State of the Institute: 2017" presentation by Director, Dr. Ron Ackermann.

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