Despite a challenging year for APHA and other advocates, a number of measures were advanced in 2016 that will improve the health of all Americans.
Do you want to make public health a nationwide priority? APHA is seeking applicants for the paid 2017 Public Health Fellowship in Government to do it.
This summer, tell Congress why strong investments in public health are necessary for the U.S. to create the healthiest nation in one generation.
Join leaders, experts and the whole public health community for a dynamic online discussion today at 2 p.m. ET.
As part of the summer's Public Health ACTion campaign, this week, APHA gathered tips from a media savvy Google Hangout panel. Find out what the experts had to say to help public health enthusiasts improve their media advocacy skills.
The full Senate last considered the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, or CRPD, in 2012, falling five votes short of the two-thirds supermajority vote required.
This summer APHA is once again empowering its members, Affiliates and other health advocates to make their voices heard on critical public health issues through its annual Public Health ACTion, or PHACT, Campaign.
Addressing home injuries, lead poisoning and other house-related health concerns, APHA partners with the National Center for Healthy Housing in launching a standard to ensure safe and healthy homes.
APHA's staff celebrated Get Ready Day through a community blood drive, food drive and more. Meanwhile, communities nationwide shared the importance of preparedness. Read more to learn about the exciting day's events.
Get Ready Day is right around the corner. How will you get involved to make sure you and your community are prepared for emergencies?
Today marks the close of Mental Health Month. This May, APHA and its American Journal of Public Health collaborated with the Carter Center on a very specific aspect of mental health: stigma.