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Hollywood comes to APHA 2018

Hollywood comes to APHA 2018

Preview new research that will be presented at APHA 2018 by the University of Southern California’s Hollywood, Health & Society program.

Oct. 19 news: Zika in India, sunshine kills germs, typhus in LA, acute flaccid myelitis, youth sports and opioids

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018.

Oct. 18 news: Truvada study, salmonella, global life expectancy, Ebola, mental health care

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018.

Oct. 17 news: Polio-like paralysis, fluoride bans, Canada marijuana, opioid poll, fertility rates

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.
Hot topics at APHA 2018

Hot topics at APHA 2018

Check out these popular themes at this year’s meeting and which sessions to attend to learn more.

Oct. 16 news: Global heart disease, loneliness strategy, mental health support, Ebola, dengue vaccine

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.
Tips for presenting at APHA 2018

Tips for presenting at APHA 2018

Among thousands of presenters, how can you stand out from the crowd and offer the best presentation possible?
Health equity now: A state of play on public health and equity

Health equity now: A state of play on public health and equity

This post by APHA's Tia Taylor Williams explores the state of play of equity in public health.

Oct. 15 news: Hurricane Michael, CDC in DRC, supplement safety, stillbirth prevention, flu shot

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018.

Oct. 12 news: Unvaccinated children, C-sections, typhus, colorectal cancer, climate changes health

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.
What does high school graduation have to do with health equity?

What does high school graduation have to do with health equity?

At APHA 2018, public health experts and leaders have the opportunity to join the discussion about how to increase educational attainment and improve public health.

Oct. 11 news: Hurricane Michael, tobacco and cancer, Ebola, immigrant health care, public charge rule

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.