Words from members
NPHW guest blog: Ensuring the right to health meets a basic human need

NPHW guest blog: Ensuring the right to health meets a basic human need

Today’s National Public Health Week theme is ensuring the right to health and our guest blogger is APHA member Andrea P. Lowe, PhD, MPH.
NPHW guest blog: Addressing suicide by firearm

NPHW guest blog: Addressing suicide by firearm

Today’s National Public Health Week theme is injury and violence prevention and our guest bloggers are APHA members David Swedler, PhD, MPH, and Carol Thornton, MPA.
NPHW guest blog: Dignifying neighborhoods to create opportunities for health

NPHW guest blog: Dignifying neighborhoods to create opportunities for health

Today’s National Public Health Week theme is environmental health and our guest blogger is APHA member Megan Latshaw, PhD, MHS.
NPHW guest blog: On the front lines protecting against disease

NPHW guest blog: On the front lines protecting against disease

Our National Public Health Week guest blog discussing communicable disease is from APHA member E. Oscar Alleyne, DrPH, MPH.
NPHW guest blog: A market solution for assuring mental health services?

NPHW guest blog: A market solution for assuring mental health services?

Today's National Public Health Week guest blog discussing behavioral health comes from APHA member Kathleen Thomas, PhD, MPH.
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.
Reflections from professionals on World Oral Health Day

Reflections from professionals on World Oral Health Day

Members of APHA’s Oral Health Section contributed a series of posts today discussing opportunities and challenges in oral health on World Oral Health Day.
Watch: APHA President Joseph Telfair calls for honest conversations to begin eliminating health inequities

Watch: APHA President Joseph Telfair calls for honest conversations to begin eliminating health inequities

APHA President Joseph Telfair explains equality vs. health equity in a conversation with APHA TV.
How APHA policy statements are developed: A Q&A with JPC chairs

How APHA policy statements are developed: A Q&A with JPC chairs

Joint Policy Committee co-chairs Ayanna Buckner, Tara Hayden and Martha Romney discuss the APHA policy statement development process, which kicked off this week with a call for policy statement proposals.
Creating the Healthiest Nation: Protecting Our Future

Creating the Healthiest Nation: Protecting Our Future

APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, shares his thoughts on the past year and APHA's many accomplishments in his message from the 2017 APHA Annual Report.
Your donation makes a difference

Your donation makes a difference

Our nation faces huge public health challenges. We need to protect the gains made in recent years and engage new partners as we ensure the right to health. We need your help.
APHA’s Dr. Benjamin: Welcome to Denver!

APHA’s Dr. Benjamin: Welcome to Denver!

It’s an honor and a privilege to welcome you to APHA 2016!