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"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.
Vice Admiral Jerome Adams' year in review

Vice Admiral Jerome Adams’ year in review

One year after being sworn in as U.S. surgeon general, Vice Admiral Jerome Adams reflects on his work over the last 12 months and outlines his vision for a healthy future.

August 31 news: UNRWA funding, HHS nursing probe, global warming, Hurricane Maria deaths, health care lawsuits, energy drink ban

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, August 31, 2018.
“Fresh Perspectives” — Paving the Way for Better Health

“Fresh Perspectives” — Paving the Way for Better Health

In a post that kicks off a new series on the APHA Annual Meeting blog, de Beaumont Foundation CEO Brian Castrucci makes the case for building partnerships to advance public health.
APHA's Benjamin among 100 most influential in health care

APHA’s Benjamin among 100 most influential in health care

Modern Healthcare again named APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, among the 100 most influential people in health care.

Aug. 17 news: Disability in US, opioids and pet owners, drug overdose deaths, worksite health care

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Aug. 17, 2018.

July 20 news: Black lung rates, Medicaid expansion, universal flu vaccine, opioid prescribing rates, summer heat

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, July 20, 2018.

July 6 news: EPA chief, migrant families, climate change, family planning, Charles Dickens

Check out today's public health news on July 6, 2018.

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.
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 8 news: Suicide rates, teen tobacco use, vaping, Nipah virus, pre-existing conditions

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, June 8, 2018.
Harvard researcher and surgeon general to kick off APHA 2018

Harvard researcher and surgeon general to kick off APHA 2018

Renowned researcher and educator David Williams will join U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams and others to headline the opening session of APHA's 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo in San Diego in November.