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.



Coaches Assist Featured in Athletics and the Law Article
IPAHW Managing Director Dr. Jeff Milory was recently featured in the Athletics and the Law article “Boost overall student‐athlete success by establishing a more supportive athletics department.” Dr. Milroy is one of the creators of Coaches Assist, a training program that coaches and staff can work through to practice having supportiv
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Presenting Research - Virtually
Managing Director Dr. Jeff Milroy and Graduate Research Assistant Dr. Lindsey Oakes recently presented preliminary findings of their research on campus recreation and sport needs of college students with intellectual and development disabilities to members of the Special Olympics Unified Sports Virtual College Leadership Network via virtual techno
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