AUTHOR ARCHIVE

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Climate Change


Visionary Leaders Symposium: 'Our planet is our patient.'
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Louise Dettman

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November 08, 2019

Physicians for Social Responsibility inspires action and honors visionary leaders.
smiling Native American woman

Annual Meeting


Tribal tradition, culture and health in jeopardy
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Louise Dettman

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November 05, 2019

American Indian and Alaska Native tribes are finding their traditional ways disrupted and their health impacted by environmental exposures.
woman drinking water

Annual Meeting


Water is an equity issue: ‘Everyone deserves clean water’
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Louise Dettman

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November 05, 2019

Not all American communities can trust that the water coming out of their faucets is safe to drink.
diverse kids on playground

Annual Meeting


Social inequity: The next big public health intervention
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Louise Dettman

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November 05, 2019

Advancing racial equity panel offers promising solutions.
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Annual Meeting / Climate Change


Emerging climate leaders: ‘We want to bring about structural change’
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Louise Dettman

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November 04, 2019

Today's climate and health equity panel delivered strong messages on advocacy.
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Annual Meeting / Climate Change


Energy is a health equity issue
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Louise Dettman

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November 04, 2019

The Climate Changes Health Roundtable at APHA 2019 zeroed in on energy justice.
Rachel McMonagle and Surili Patel with Climate Affiliate Award winner

Annual Meeting / Climate Change


Climate change advocates awarded at APHA 2019
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Louise Dettman

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November 03, 2019

APHA's Center for Climate, Health and Equity celebrated leaders taking action on addressing the health impacts of climate change.
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Annual Meeting


Let’s walk the walk!
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Louise Dettman

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November 02, 2019

Welcome to the APHA Annual Meeting Wellness Center.
ADDRESSING YOUTH SUBSTANCE USE AT THE COUNTY LEVEL, three schoolchildren climbing stairs

Prevention / Child Health


Addressing youth substance use
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Louise Dettman

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November 01, 2019

A look at what works to reduce alcohol, tobacco and drug use.
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Climate Change / Voices


#ClimateChangesHealth advocate Michaela Seiber speaks for health
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Louise Dettman

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October 31, 2019

APHA helps the next generation of public health professionals take action on climate change.
Julian Drix

Annual Meeting / Sponsored Post


Mobilizing public health for environmental justice
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Louise Dettman

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October 31, 2019

The latest in a 2019 "Fresh Perspectives" blog post series from the de Beaumont Foundation
teens at table

Climate Change


Clean air, climate change and the power of youth
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Louise Dettman

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October 28, 2019

D.C. youth activists talk about the climate movement on Capitol Hill.