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Communities recognized for work to improve public health

Communities recognized for work to improve public health

Communities are going above and beyond to focus their work around local social determinants of health as part of the Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge. Read about their efforts in this story from The Nation's Health.
APHA supports the March for Science

APHA supports the March for Science

Every day, APHA members and supporters fight for public health practices and policy that are backed by science, not opinion. Here’s a few reasons why public health supports the March for Science.
The Nation’s Health special section addresses preventing sexual assaults

The Nation’s Health special section addresses preventing sexual assaults

With a rise in national conversation about sexual violence, The Nation’s Health newspaper devoted a special section addressing the issue and sharing health strategies that work to prevent it.

NPHW Forum: Remarks from U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams

Watch his remarks and the full panel event now.
APHA’s 1 Billion Steps Challenge strides past goal

APHA’s 1 Billion Steps Challenge strides past goal

For the second year, participants in APHA’s 1 Billion Steps Challenge far surpassed the goal as part of the National Public Health Week celebration.

#NPHWchat creates public health conversations on health equity, other priorities

The 2018 NPHW Twitter chat brought public health together to discuss health equity, #SpeakForHealth, climate change and more.
Join APHA and celebrate National Public Health Week 2018

Join APHA and celebrate National Public Health Week 2018

American Public Health Association President Joseph Telfair, DrPH, MPH, MSW, explores everything we have in store this week.
Membership in APHA: A free perk for students at some schools

Membership in APHA: A free perk for students at some schools

A new school-sponsored student membership category launched last year by APHA is giving public health students access to the largest network of people studying and working in the field. Read more in this story from The Nation's Health.
New book helps you share health information in your community

New book helps you share health information in your community

Educators and advocates in search of tools to help spread the word about public health have a new resource available to them: "Healthy You Tear & Share: Health Information Tipsheets."
APHA voting record scores Congress on public health

APHA voting record scores Congress on public health

Read our voting record to find out how well your members of Congress support public health.
Public Health Preparedness: Case Studies in Policy and Management

Public Health Preparedness: Case Studies in Policy and Management

A Q&A with the editors of a new book released by APHA Press.
Community health programs recognized for innovation

Community health programs recognized for innovation

Fifteen communities have been acknowledged for early success in the Healthiest Cities & Communities Challenge, organized by the Aetna Foundation, APHA and the National Association of Counties.