Vermont Public Health Institute -Improving the Health of all Vermonters

The Vermont Public Health Institute fosters policy innovation, enhances communication, and builds partnerships across sectors, including government agencies, communities, the health care delivery system, media, and academia.

Our Vision:

A healthy and equitable Vermont across all people and communities.


The Vermont Public Health Institute (VtPHI) promotes innovative approaches to health equity through community-based and evidence-informed strategies to improve the health of all Vermonters.

Guiding Principles: The Values We Uphold in Our Work

    1. Include community voice
    2. Honor lived experience
    3. Advocate for social, economic, and environmental justice
    4. Utilize data and evidence-informed practices
    5. Remain curious and open; not afraid to change the status quo
    6. Uphold integrity in processes and practices

Innovation, Communication and Partnership