IHPE is an international network for professionals in health promotion and education, or those with a relevant qualification/significant relevant work experience. Members are unified in their ambition to protect and improve public health and reduce health inequalities. The network promotes collaborative working, supporting members to share ideas, information and experience. It provides the opportunity to unite as one voice in support of actions designed to promote individual and population health.
Benefits include six issues per year of the peer-reviewed International Journal of Health Promotion and Education and permission for post-nominal letters to acknowledge membership. For full details of benefits, membership options and how to apply, follow the links below. For any queries contact firstname.lastname@example.org
For professionals in health promotion and education, or people with a relevant qualification/significant relevant work experience. Full members may use the post-nominals M.I.H.P.E.
£36 per annum
For those not currently working in health promotion and education but who hold an appropriate professional qualification.
Associate members may use the post-nominals A.I.H.P.E.
£31.50 per annum
Students currently studying full time for a professional qualification in a field directly or indirectly related to the promotion of health.
FREE – online Journal only
All members who have retired may continue their contact and involvement with IHPE for a reduced annual subscription.
£13.50 per annum
Organisations and companies engaged in or associated with health promotion and education. They are entitled to member benefits and to indicate IHPE membership on websites etc.
£45 per annum
Full members for five or more years can, at the discretion of the Board of Trustees, be elected as a Fellow. A Fellow may use the post-nominals F.I.H.P.E.
£75 per annum
Become a Member
IHPE offers a range of membership options.
Free subscription to the International Journal of Health Promotion and Education
The International Journal of Health Promotion and Education offers evidence based research, sector updates and current news. Six editions are produced each year, circulated free to our members, (cost to non-members is £225)
The newsletter highlights latest news in health promotion and education. Each edition includes information from a range of news items, forthcoming events, activities and resources. Designed for those engaged in health promotion and education-based work it is a valuable source of up-to-date information .
Involvement in a community of health promoters
From a wide range of professional groups, as well as networking opportunities at events and our Annual General Meting, IHPE is also actively involved with social media for online connection and exchange of information.
Contribution to advocacy and consultations
Being able to contribute to advocacy and consultations. IHPE is committed to representing the views of health promotion specialists and health professionals engaged in health promotion and education. Members’ views are welcomed.
Access to IHPE conferences and training events.
Learning and development
IHPE supports the maintenance of professional standards within health promotion and education. Links to organisations offering post graduate and short professional recognised courses
Access to consultations, position papers and statements plus briefing papers.
Use of IHPE nomenclature
We encourage members to use post-nominal nomenclature E.g. Emily Baxter BSc (Hons), MIHPE. This helps to promote IHPE as well as showing member’s support for it. (Fellows and Associates will use FIHPE or AIHPE).
Voting rights and election of Trustees
Fellow, full and associate members have full voting rights at the Annual General Meeting. In addition, you are eligible to be elected as a Trustee/Director with the responsibility for the management of IHPE, guiding future strategy and policy.