9 reasons for being a part of #APHA2018

9 reasons for being a part of #APHA2018

Find out why, year after year, it’s the largest and most influential meeting in public health.
Academic health department partnerships boost training

Academic health department partnerships boost training

Every year, more than 200 college students rotate through Tennessee’s Knox County Health Department hoping to put their classroom learning into practice. According to The Nation's Health, it is one of dozens across the country and follows a long tradition of public health-academia partnerships.
Q&A with Diana Ross: The APHA/California Endowment Summit at APHA 2018

Q&A with Diana Ross: The APHA/California Endowment Summit at APHA 2018

Ross shares details on the APHA/California Endowment Summit, a half-day forum on Nov. 10 exploring how to build healthy communities.
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Sept. 21 news: Life expectancy falls, global health targets, drug crisis, Alzheimer’s, opioid crisis

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.

Sept. 20 news: Surgeon general, hurricane Florence, obesity, opioids in the midterms, maternal child health

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.
Environmental Justice Now! Annual Meeting session will focus on community action

Environmental Justice Now! Annual Meeting session will focus on community action

Join the Environmental Justice Now! Engaging Communities session at the APHA Annual Meeting and Expo to learn how environmental justice advocates are working with communities to fight for justice and health equity.

Sept. 19 news: Tuberculosis, diabetes, junk food and cancer, FDA vaping campaign, coastal building, Montana Public Health Association 100 years

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.

Sept. 18 news: African swine fever, overdose deaths, cholera outbreak, child trauma, marijuana vaping

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.
CPH credential helps workers stay informed, competitive

CPH credential helps workers stay informed, competitive

A new report from The Nation's Health shows how students and current practitioners have been working to become certified in public health to remain up to date on developments in the field.

Sept. 17 news: Infant walker ban, child smoking risks, Cholera outbreak, sexual harassment in science, air pollution and pregnancy

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.

Sept. 14 news: Chronic pain, cancer impact, alcohol and cancer, BPA substitutes, African swine fever, Ig Nobels

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018.

Sept. 13 news: Cholera in Zimbabwe, opioid bill, obesity rate, Arkansas Medicaid, hurricane Maria

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018.

Sept. 12 news: Juul epidemic, hurricane Florence, obesity rate, opioid prescriptions

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.
"Fresh Perspectives" — Strange bedfellows, effective partners in public health

“Fresh Perspectives” — Strange bedfellows, effective partners in public health

The latest in our "Fresh Perspectives" series comes from Karen Remley at the de Beaumont Foundation offering tips for building cross-sector partnerships.

Sept. 11 news: Hurricane Florence, addiction medicine, preventable sepsis, food safety, flu shots

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018.