Watch: APHA President Joseph Telfair calls for honest conversations to begin eliminating health inequities

Watch: APHA President Joseph Telfair calls for honest conversations to begin eliminating health inequities

APHA President Joseph Telfair explains equality vs. health equity in a conversation with APHA TV.
Top 10 stories of 2017 on Public Health Newswire

Top 10 stories of 2017 on Public Health Newswire

Here are our top 10 most-read stories for 2017.
APHA Live: Be inspired, share with friends and earn CE credits

APHA Live: Be inspired, share with friends and earn CE credits

APHA Live includes on-demand, online access to some of the top sessions from the APHA 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo. You can also earn up to 16.5 hours of continuing education credit.
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Feb. 21 news: Health care is a right in Oregon, vaccine crackdown, kratom salmonella, NY smoking decline

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018.
Watch: Healthy People 2030 wants to hear from you!

Watch: Healthy People 2030 wants to hear from you!

The nation’s public health officials are calling on you to get involved in Healthy People 2030, the new set of health objectives for the coming decade.

Feb. 20 news: CDC gun research, measles in Europe, HPV vaccine, flu plateau, child deaths

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018.
‘Housing first’ model making inroads on homelessness

‘Housing first’ model making inroads on homelessness

Providing housing for homeless people is not a cure-all, but a housing-first approach can lead to improved health outcomes. Read more in this report from The Nation's Health newspaper.

Feb. 16 news: HHS backs CDC gun violence research, flu vaccine effectiveness, Legionnaries’ in Illinois

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018.

Feb. 15 news: Gun violence, teen vaping, flu tracker, Olympic norovirus

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018.
Membership in APHA: A free perk for students at some schools

Membership in APHA: A free perk for students at some schools

A new school-sponsored student membership category launched last year by APHA is giving public health students access to the largest network of people studying and working in the field. Read more in this story from The Nation's Health.

Feb. 14 news: Citizenship on census, EPA budget, $100 billion opioid question, flu control, maternal health

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018.

Feb. 13 news: Trump budget, opioid costs, paid sick leave, food stamps, measles in Europe

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018.
Deadline for submitting abstracts to the 2018 APHA Annual Meeting quickly approaching

Deadline for submitting abstracts to the 2018 APHA Annual Meeting quickly approaching

Interested in presenting your research at one of the world’s largest public health gatherings? Don’t wait: the deadlines for abstract submission are Feb. 19-23.

Feb. 12 news: President’s budget, prevention fund cuts, flu season, opioid harm reduction, herpes decline

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018.

Feb. 9 news: Life expectancy drop, spending deal, flu preparedness, Chile food regulations

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018.