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.

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RECENT NEWS

IPAHW DIRECTOR RECEIVES RESEARCH AWARD
Each year, UNC Greensboro’s Health and Human Sciences Research Excellence Awards recognize HHS faculty members for their outstanding research contributions. This year, David Wyrick PhD, Director of the Institute to Promote Athlete Health and Wellness and President of Prevention Strategies, was named winner of the Senior Research Excellence Award
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IPAHW NAMED TO BALTIMORE STUDENT ATHLETE COALITION
The Institute to Promote Athlete Health & Wellness (IPAHW) was recently named as a member of the Baltimore Student Athlete Coalition. The Coalition’s purpose is to enhance equity, education, and character growth to empower lives in the Baltimore community through the collaboration of dynamic sports organizations and initiatives. Members of th
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