Health Equity Now! Registration opens for APHA’s 2018 Annual Meeting

Health Equity Now! Registration opens for APHA’s 2018 Annual Meeting

Register for the year’s largest gathering of public health professionals by Aug. 16 and save up to $115.
Climate changes tribal and indigenous health

Climate changes tribal and indigenous health

A look at priorities in tribal public health.
APHA supports the March for Science

APHA supports the March for Science

Every day, APHA members and supporters fight for public health practices and policy that are backed by science, not opinion. Here’s a few reasons why public health supports the March for Science.
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June 22 news: APHA speaks out on border separations, federal reorganization, police killings and mental health, pandemic preparedness

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, June 22, 2018.

June 21 news: Child separation, polio, foodborne illness, child vaccination, sleep and depression

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, June 21, 2018.

June 20 news: Child separation, trans fats, health lobbying, obesity rates, alcohol and cancer risk

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
Dynamic speakers slated for APHA 2018

Dynamic speakers slated for APHA 2018

There are so many reasons to attend APHA 2018. There’s the sun, the fun and, of course, the speakers.

June 19 news: Smoking, stress and child separation, nutrition research, Guinea worm, gaming disorder

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, June 19, 2018.
NPHW celebrations highlight importance of public health

NPHW celebrations highlight importance of public health

Throughout 2018’s National Public Health Week, public health advocates and allies across the country went the distance to celebrate public health successes, highlight strengths and focus on the future. Read more in this report from The Nation's Health.

June 18 news: Border separation, HPV vaccine, Yemen, rural suicide rates, measles prevention

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, June 18, 2018.

June 15 news: Teen health, suicide rate, HIV, bird flu strain, e-cigarette flavoring

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, June 15, 2018.

June 14 news: Suicide rates, gun violence, Idaho plague, child mental health, Mediterranean diet

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, June 14, 2018.
Gun violence research hurt by shortage of funding, data: CDC work impeded

Gun violence research hurt by shortage of funding, data: CDC work impeded

On an average day in the U.S., gun violence ends the lives of nearly 100 people. Yet across the country, only about 30 researchers are dedicated full time to studying the public health crisis. Read more in this report from The Nation's Health.

June 13 news: Unvaccinated kids, opioid legislation, polio in Venezuela, depression and prescription drugs

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, June 13, 2018.
Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School alumnae: Let’s prioritize mental health

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School alumnae: Let’s prioritize mental health

Two Marjory Stoneman Douglas alumnae discuss their work to prioritize mental health at the March for our Lives, and lessons learned for the public health community.