New Jersey's Public Health Institute: Advancing Health Equity in New Jersey

What Is a Public Health Institute?

Learn why the implementation of New Jersey’s first Public Health Institute is crucial to supporting the health and wellness of our community members.

National Public Health Week April 1-7

Public health is more than just health care. Public health institutes support efforts to achieve a more stable, robust, public health infrastructure that addresses health and social needs in the context of community amid barriers to good health along racial, ethnic, and other divides.

Join us in celebrating National Public Health Week April 1-7. You can visit for more information on this celebratory week!

Fast Facts

0 st New Jersey ranks 31st in state funding for public health
0 states are served by a public health institute
0 st PHI with advancing health equity as a founding priority
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