Our mission

To improve the health and wellness of all athletes through the translation of prevention research to effective programs, policies, and practices
  • IPAHW is at the forefront of excellence in health promotion for athletes of all ages and levels of competition.
  • We work collaboratively with a variety of organizations to provide educational resources and support through evidence-based programming, training, and research/evaluation.



Collaborative Community Launched to Promote Athlete Well-Being
The Institute to Promote Athlete Health and Wellness at UNC Greensboro, along with its partner organization Prevention Strategies, has launched the Athlete Well-Being Network. The Athlete Well-Being Network is a free, collaborative online community where collegiate athletics professionals can engage with their peers around the topic of athlete
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Student-athlete mental health from a coach's perspective
Managing Director Jeff Milroy recently appeared with TACKLE it founder Katie Uttley on the Telling Their Stories podcast. They were joined by Chris Cartwright, head football coach at Kelowna Secondary School, to discuss student-athlete mental health from a coach's perspective. 
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