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The Nation's Health: Challenge to tackle health determinants in nation’s cities, tribes, counties

The Nation’s Health: Challenge to tackle health determinants in nation’s cities, tribes, counties

The Nation's Health reports a new effort has joined the movement to tackle the social determinants of health — and it comes with $1.5 million in prizes.
Help public health students attend the APHA Annual Meeting

Help public health students attend the APHA Annual Meeting

If you’re looking for ways to support the next generation of public health leaders, the APHA Leadership Challenge is a perfect fit.
We want you!: Just a few weeks left to submit an Annual Meeting abstract

We want you!: Just a few weeks left to submit an Annual Meeting abstract

Ever wonder where the hundreds of fascinating APHA Annual Meeting scientific sessions actually come from? The answer is pretty simple.
(The Nation’s Health): Q&A with US Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx

(The Nation’s Health): Q&A with US Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx spoke to The Nation's Health, APHA's newsaper, about the role of transportation in public health.
Closing session: ‘Stop asking for a seat at the table…we belong at the head of the table’

Closing session: ‘Stop asking for a seat at the table…we belong at the head of the table’

Public health leaders rallied attendees to help create a healthier future during last week's closing session of APHA's Annual Meeting in Chicago.

APHA ready to welcome health workers to Chicago meeting

The theme of “Health In All Policies” will provide a backdrop for APHA’s 143rd Annual Meeting and Exposition, which will gather in the windy city of Chicago next week.
APHA's 143rd Annual Meeting & Exposition is just weeks away!

APHA’s 143rd Annual Meeting & Exposition is just weeks away!

The leaves are falling, the air feels cooler and the grocery stores are filled with orange pumpkins and bite-sized candy bars. It all points to one much-anticipated event.
The Nation's Health: Public health messaging helps public understand environmental health

The Nation’s Health: Public health messaging helps public understand environmental health

When Megan Weil Latshaw describes herself as an environmental health practitioner, people assume she is in the forest tracking endangered species.
The Nation's Health: National Public Health Week celebrated around nation

The Nation’s Health: National Public Health Week celebrated around nation

Check out National Public Health Week's community event in July's edition of The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
The Nation's Health: Leaders make link between climate change effects, health of Americans

The Nation’s Health: Leaders make link between climate change effects, health of Americans

Check out the link between climate change and health effects in July's edition of The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
The Nation's Health: US charting new path to combat growing antibiotic resistance

The Nation’s Health: US charting new path to combat growing antibiotic resistance

An action plan sets goals for reducing antibiotic-resistant disease and antibiotic misuse, as reported in the May 2015 issue of The Nation's Health newspaper.
The Nation's Health: Budget calls for end to sequestration, boosts for public health programs

The Nation’s Health: Budget calls for end to sequestration, boosts for public health programs

Check out President Barack Obama's federal budget proposal for public health in the March 2015 edition of The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.