The History of Public Health in Illinois
About the Illinois Public Health Association
The Illinois Public Health Association is the oldest and largest public health association in the State of Illinois. As one of the largest affiliates of the American Public Health Association, IPHA is widely recognized as a leader in the field of public health advocacy, health education and promotion.
223 South Third Street,
Springfield, IL 62701-1144
The Illinois Public Health Association strives to build a high performing sustainable, well-funded public health system in all areas of Illinois that:
Prioritizes primary prevention,
Ensures the health and safety of the public,
Is served by a diverse and professional workforce,
Advocates for and articulates the fundamental value of public health.