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Are we protecting our children?

Are we protecting our children?

APHA's Surili Patel discusses an upcoming report and webinar that will spotlight the Association's soon-to-be-released national review of environmental health services and protections for children.
$1.5 million public health prize competition announces winners

$1.5 million public health prize competition announces winners

The Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge awarded prizes to two winning and eight runner-up communities for projects that improve measurable health outcomes and promote health and wellness.
APHA public health policy institute inspires action

APHA public health policy institute inspires action

Hundreds of APHA members and other public health professionals, students and advocates convened in Washington, D.C., yesterday to attend the APHA Policy Action Institute.
12 new APHA policy statements now available online

12 new APHA policy statements now available online

Twelve policy statements adopted during the 2018 APHA Annual Meeting and Expo in November are now available online. Policy statement proposals for 2019 are due Feb. 13.
Information on environmental health services for kids can be hard for parents to find: APHA review

Information on environmental health services for kids can be hard for parents to find: APHA review

A new report from APHA, “Protecting the Health of Children: A National Snapshot of Environmental Health Services,” will soon be released.
APHA Press releases Certified in Public Health Exam Review Guide

APHA Press releases Certified in Public Health Exam Review Guide

New review guide helps professionals prepare for certification in public health.
APHA announces sessions for Policy Action Institute, Feb. 6

APHA announces sessions for Policy Action Institute, Feb. 6

APHA has announced a dynamic lineup of speakers and sessions to headline its Policy Action Institute Feb. 6 in Washington, D.C.
Start 2019 off on the right foot with APHA’s Billion Steps Challenge

Start 2019 off on the right foot with APHA’s Billion Steps Challenge

We’ve set a goal this year of taking 1 billion steps or more by the end of National Public Health Week — and we want you to join us!
Top 10 stories of 2018 on Public Health Newswire

Top 10 stories of 2018 on Public Health Newswire

Another year in the books brings another roundup of our top stories on the APHA blog.
Call for Abstracts announced for APHA 2019

Call for Abstracts announced for APHA 2019

Sound the public health science alarm! The Call for Abstracts has just opened for APHA’s 2019 Annual Meeting and Expo in Philadelphia Nov. 2-6.
The Nation’s Health: Top public health news of 2018

The Nation’s Health: Top public health news of 2018

Read our roundup of top stories published this year in The Nation’s Health — APHA’s award-winning newspaper.
Lancet Countdown report tracks progress on health and climate change

Lancet Countdown report tracks progress on health and climate change

A new global report -- and its companion U.S. brief co-published with APHA -- underscores connection between climate change and health and outlines recommendations for action.