Breastfeeding Initiative

MSPHI will provide leadership, technical assistance, and systems development to the Mississippi State Department of Health and other organizations that are engaged in maternal/child health and support of statewide breastfeeding initiatives.

HIV/STD

MSPHI works with the Mississippi State Department of Health’s (MSDH) Office of HIV/STD to organize a department-wide work group, develop an evaluation plan and guide staff to implement community-based data collection and analysis for MSDH HIV/STD programs.

Oral Health

The Mississippi Public Health Institute works with the Division of Oral Health within the Mississippi State Department of Health to develop a five-year strategic plan. MSPHI convenes stakeholders to provide input on the plan.