Non Profit Organization Statement

The Louisiana Public Health Institute (LPHI) is a statewide, 501©(3) nonprofit organization founded in 1997 that serves as a partner and convener to improve population-level health outcomes. We are part of a growing movement of public health institutes across the country.

Our mission is to improve the health and quality of life of all Louisianans regardless of where they live, work, learn or play.

LPHI coordinates and manages public health programs and initiatives in the areas of health systems development and community health improvement and provides an array of services to help meet the needs of local and national partner organizations.