AUTHOR ARCHIVE

Claire Coleman

Guest Post


Title X: A Q&A with NFPRHA’s Clare Coleman
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Megan Lowry

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January 30, 2018

Public Health Newswire spoke to Clare Coleman, president and CEO of NFPRHA to understand the role of the Title X program and the impact a delay in funding could have on the public’s health.
APHA 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo

Annual Meeting


News release: New American Public Health Association policy statements address physical activity, universal preschool, workers’ compensation and more
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Megan Lowry

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November 08, 2017

The Governing Council adopted 13 new policy statements at APHA 2017, covering topics from physical activity and universal preschool to workers’ compensation.
APHA 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo

Annual Meeting


News release: Opioid hospitalizations increase even as prescription opioid supply declines
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Megan Lowry

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November 07, 2017

Preliminary research presented today at APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo examined the trend in hospitalizations from opioid poisonings in West Virginia, a state heavily impacted by the current opioid overdose crisis.
APHA 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo

Annual Meeting / Environment


News release: Higher air pollution in cities tied to higher mortality
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Megan Lowry

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November 07, 2017

New research presented today at APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo examined the burden of air pollution and its association with mortality in Chinese cities.
APHA 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo

Annual Meeting


News release: Firearm injuries becoming more severe
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Megan Lowry

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November 06, 2017

New research presented today at APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo revealed that the severity of firearm injuries has increased over the past 20 years, among those hospitalized for their injuries.
APHA 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo

Annual Meeting


News release: Marijuana and alcohol negatively impact lifetime achievement in young adults
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Megan Lowry

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November 05, 2017

New research presented today at APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo examined the effect of marijuana use and dependence on life achievement in young adults.