Institute News

Stories are how humans have always passed on wisdom, but too often, tales of real-world impact can get lost in the world of academic research. We recognize the importance of getting science and evidence-based information to many different audiences in understandable and engaging formats.  

We are finding new ways to tell positive stories of health and flourishing and developing relationships with advocates, policymakers, and journalists. Amplified through our strategic partnerships, our learnings can inspire better approaches, policies, and practices and significantly improve the health of individuals, communities, and the planet.   

Nova Institute in the News

Nova ARPA-H eLetter Published in Science

While new technologies for earlier detection and more effective treatment are critical, we urge equal attention to the wider environmental ecosystems driving the noncommunicable disease (NCD) crisis in the first place.

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Announcing the Nova Institute for Health

A burst of light. The sudden appearance of a bright, new star. In Latin, meaning “fresh, new, young.” These are all definitions of nova—and they are the inspiration behind our organization’s new name: Nova Institute for Health—of People, Places, and Planet.

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Reflections From Our Founder

Reflecting on 2021 and the Courageous Optimism We Need

It will truly take outrageous acts of courage to create the change we want to see, and it will require inclusivity and collaboration, combined with knowledge and experience, to improve the entire lived experience that influences health. That’s what we’ll be focusing on at Nova, and we are excited to tackle the challenge.

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Announcing the Nova Institute for Health

A burst of light. The sudden appearance of a bright, new star. In Latin, meaning “fresh, new, young.” These are all definitions of nova—and they are the inspiration behind our organization’s new name: Nova Institute for Health—of People, Places, and Planet.

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Seeing With New Eyes

Change never comes easily. Nothing important ever does, and there’s nothing more important than the work that is in front of us right now. I’ve been training my whole life for this moment, and so have our partners. Welcome to the future.

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Articles About Our Scholars and Fellows

Recent Blog Posts

Announcing the Nova Art Award

To celebrate our new relationship between inVIVO Planetary Health and Nova Institute for Health, we launched the Nova Art Awards at inVIVO’s 10th annual conference.

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Announcing the Nova Institute for Health

A burst of light. The sudden appearance of a bright, new star. In Latin, meaning “fresh, new, young.” These are all definitions of nova—and they are the inspiration behind our organization’s new name: Nova Institute for Health—of People, Places, and Planet.

Read More »