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Smallwood: 'I'd love to help' develop APHA policy statement on drowning prevention

Smallwood: ‘I’d love to help’ develop APHA policy statement on drowning prevention

APHA intern Ashley Smallwood spoke to Public Health Newswire about injury and violence prevention across the lifespan.

April 27 news: Take APHA’s 1 Billion Steps Challenge, political agendas and public health, suicide disparities

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, April 27, 2016.

April 22 news: Zika funding vote, mosquitos after floods, suicide rates up

Check out today's public health news on Friday, April 22, 2016.
Physical Activity Section's Bornstein on National Physical Activity Plan

Physical Activity Section’s Bornstein on National Physical Activity Plan

Public Health Newswire talked to Physical Activity Section Chair Dan Bornstein, PhD, about today's updates to the U.S. National Physical Activity Plan.

April 20 news: AJPH on racial bias and bystander effect, APHA’s Benjamin named to White House post, physical activity plan

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, April 20, 2016.
APA President Carol Rhea: How we can create a healthy built environment

APA President Carol Rhea: How we can create a healthy built environment

American Planning Association President Carol Rhea discussed the built environment and Plan4Health with Public Health Newswire.
APHA members Latshaw, Jackson: How should public health respond to Flint?

APHA members Latshaw, Jackson: How should public health respond to Flint?

APHA Environment Section members Megan Latshaw and Dick Jackson share their thoughts with Public Health Newswire. on how public health should respond to Flint

April 18 news: EPA’s McCarthy on public health, Zika efforts in St. Louis, immunization tools

Check out today's public health news on Monday, April 18, 2016.

April 15 news: Handwashing, health officials on Zika, drug-resistant bacteria on the rise

Check out today's public health news on Friday, April 15, 2016.
US Surgeon General Murthy in NPHW town hall: Public health becoming ‘more prominent’

US Surgeon General Murthy in NPHW town hall: Public health becoming ‘more prominent’

Public health now has an opportunity “unlike any time in recent history,” according our nation’s top doctor.

April 13 news: APHA Past President Quentin Young, Sean Parker donates $250 million to cancer research, smoking disparities

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, April 13, 2016.

April 8 news: APHA member on public health, NPHW Forum on APHA’s YouTube channel, NPHW at Creighton University

Check out today's public health news on Friday, April 8, 2016.