Medical-Dental Integration

Better Access to Dental Care for All Children Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo. Oral health is essential to overall health and yet untreated decay and dental caries remain a serious health issue among Florida children. Nearly half of third-grade students have dental […]

Better Access to Dental Care for All Children

Better Access to Dental Care for All Children Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo. Oral health is essential to overall health and yet untreated decay and dental caries remain a serious health issue among Florida children. Nearly half of third-grade students have dental […]

Advancing Inclusive Solutions for Improved Mental Health Care

Strategic Priority Advancing Inclusive Solutions for Improved Mental Health Care Overview Mental health accounts for roughly one-third of adult disability globally with an estimated 350 million individuals experiencing depression annually. Oftentimes it takes 10 years for individuals to obtain treatment after symptoms of depressed mood begin with more than two-thirds of individuals never receiving adequate […]

Promoting Climate Responsiveness and Community Health

Strategic Priority Promoting Climate Responsiveness and Community Health Overview Our global climate is rapidly changing with increasingvariability in weather, rising sea levels, and melting iceand snow due to rising surface temperatures. Thesechanges are predicted to cause substantial impact onhuman health effects as climate instability can causewide-spread famine, injuries, death, and emergentdisease. Florida Institute for Health […]

Mobilizing for Improved Fetal and Infant Mortality

Strategic Priority Mobilizing for Improved Fetal and Infant Mortality Overview Over 21,000 infants in the United States died in 2018 due to birth defects, preterm birth and low birth weight, maternal pregnancy complications, sudden infant death syndrome, or injuries such as suffocation. Florida Institute for Health Innovation in order to improve fetal and infant health […]

Strengthening Oral Health Care Access

Strategic Priority Strengthening Oral Health Care Access Overview Oral health is a window to overall health. We believe in creating a more equitable oral health system. While dental disease is largely preventable, Florida’s most vulnerable children continue to suffer from poor oral health at increased rates. Access to opportune dental care can ensure that Florida’s […]

Building Social Entrepreneurial Knowledge and Technical Know-How

Strategic Priority Building Social Entrepreneurial Knowledge and Technical Know-How Overview Innovative ideas are needed to craft approaches that address society’s most pressing issues. Florida Institute for Health Innovation believes in transformative focused social change that takes place through innovation as leaders in social entrepreneurship. As a catalyst in communities, FIHI aims to create rippling effects […]