APHA Annual Meeting News
Watch: RWJF’s Besser talks climate change, equity and his new role in philanthropy

Watch: RWJF’s Besser talks climate change, equity and his new role in philanthropy

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation CEO Richard Besser discusses his outlook as the new head of the nation's biggest health philanthropy recently with APHA TV.
APHA Annual Meeting shares science on climate change, public health

APHA Annual Meeting shares science on climate change, public health

APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo convened in Atlanta to help move communities forward in the race to prepare for, adapt to and prevent the health effects of climate change. Read more in this story from The Nation's Health.
Call for abstracts for APHA’s 2018 Annual Meeting now open

Call for abstracts for APHA’s 2018 Annual Meeting now open

Bring your public health research to an audience of thousands at next year’s meeting in San Diego.
Watch: Surgeon General Jerome Adams discusses importance of partnerships

Watch: Surgeon General Jerome Adams discusses importance of partnerships

In an APHA TV exclusive, U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams talks about his goals as the nation’s top doctor and his passion for public health partnerships.
APHA Live: Be inspired, share with friends and earn CE credits

APHA Live: Be inspired, share with friends and earn CE credits

APHA Live includes on-demand, online access to some of the top sessions from the APHA 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo. You can also earn up to 16.5 hours of continuing education credit.
APHA 2017 Closing Session: ‘Show up. Stand on the side of resisting oppression’

APHA 2017 Closing Session: ‘Show up. Stand on the side of resisting oppression’

Everything is connected. That was the message from today’s Closing General Session speakers, who offered a powerful reminder that matters of climate change are intertwined with and inseparable from systems of oppression.
Tweets of the Day from #APHA2017

Tweets of the Day from #APHA2017

Over the last five days, more than 20,000 tweets went out using the hashtag #APHA2017. Here are some of our favorites from the last day of APHA's 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo.
Let’s work together to make active transport a walk in the park

Let’s work together to make active transport a walk in the park

Expanding opportunities for active living means addressing the disparities embedded in our built environments.
Workplace violence: 'How can we make things better?'

Workplace violence: ‘How can we make things better?’

At a time when nurses face “epidemic levels of violence at work,” there’s a lot we all can do to help, said presenters during a Wednesday morning Annual Meeting session on “Violence in the Workplace.”
APHA Annual Meeting Day 5: Photos from Atlanta

APHA Annual Meeting Day 5: Photos from Atlanta

It's so hard to say goodbye!
Public health and planning: Partnering for better health

Public health and planning: Partnering for better health

Active transportation has proven health benefits, benefits the environment and provides economic benefit to communities. Luckily, public health professionals and the planning community are working together to make those benefits a reality.
Teens & sexual health: ‘They do want to talk to you. They just don’t know how.’

Teens & sexual health: ‘They do want to talk to you. They just don’t know how.’

Some local teens here in Atlanta have advice not only for those of you working in public health, but especially for all of us parents.