A full day of skill building workshops by and for women on confidence, voice, and presence.

December 9, 2019  |  Denver, CO

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RIHEL is now offering coaching services:

  • The Coaching Academy – in-depth coach training for RIHEL graduates
  • Coaching Workshops – bring a coach training to your organization or group
  • Personal Coaching (coming soon!) – one-on-one coaching.

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Welcome to RIHEL

Welcome to RIHEL

The Regional Institute for Health and Environmental Leadership (RIHEL) is the regional leadership institute founded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for Colorado, Wyoming and New Mexico.


We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to developing and connecting leaders who work collaboratively in diverse sectors and communities to create and sustain the health and well-being of people and the environment. RIHEL provides leadership training and other professional development experiences for the public health, health care, wellness, environmental health and environmental professionals in the region. With 950 graduates of our comprehensive leadership programs, RIHEL is also an association of vibrant, forward-looking professionals dedicated to the health and environment of our region.

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RIHEL Programs In The News

co medicine may june cover 2015Article: Advanced Physician Leadership Program
Chet Seward, Senior Director, Division of Health Care Policy
Colorado Medicine for May/June 2015
A publication of the Colorado Medical Society

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apa co logoArticle: Program Spotlight: Leadership for Healthy Community Design (pdf)
Erin Fosdick, City of Longmont
Planning Matters, Vol. 15, Issue 2
A publication of the Colorado Chapter of the American Planning Association

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RIHEL Videos

  • Bravo!

    gold-star Our Bravo! page is where we celebrate the success and accomplishments of RIHEL fellow, alumni, board members, faculty and staff. Are you a member of our RIHEL family and have a story to share? Let us know! We’d love to share your achievements on Bravo!

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  • The Impact of RIHEL Training

    Leadership Article


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  • RIHEL is on Facebook

    social facebook box blue 128 The Regional Institute for Health and Environmental Leadership has a Facebook page. Like our page and stay connected with current leadership, health and environment news and resources. Join this growing group of leadership enthusiasts and RIHEL program graduates and friends!