College of Public Health students graduating
Kentucky and Appalachia Public Health Training Center


The Kentucky Public Health Leadership Institute (KPHLI) is a year-long development program for practitioners in the field of Public Health. Scholars who complete KPHLI are awarded a Certificate in Public Health Leadership from the University of Kentucky College of Public Health. KPHLI is one of 35 leadership institutes located throughout the United States. Graduation from the Institute requires completion of a Change Master Team Project that addresses a public health issue or problem.

The Individual Development Plan from the Kentucky Public Health Leadership Institute helps public health leaders articulate leadership excellence through self-improvement and the development of a personal vision.