Why We Changed Our Name

Internet Solutions for Kids, Inc. (ISK) is pleased to announce our new name: Center for Innovative Public Health Research (CiPHR). The Center for Innovative Public Health Research (formerly Internet Solutions for Kids) has been quietly growing into one of the most innovative and progressive technology-focused organizations in the technology and public health space. Focusing on social media, texting, Internet use, and online games, we are helping change the way we understand how youth and young adults use media, and the ways we use media to reach young people and promote healthy behaviors. Dr. Michele Ybarra founded then-ISK in 2003. "I always knew I wanted to try to improve people's lives," says Dr. Ybarra from her office in San Clemente, California. After earning her BA in psychology … [Read more...]