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Investing in climate resilience

Investing in climate resilience

Climate-smart health care saves lives and profit margins.
Q&A: The Lancet Countdown’s Howard Frumkin

Q&A: The Lancet Countdown’s Howard Frumkin

The Lancet Countdown is a new report tracking progress on climate change and its health impacts. APHA member Howard Frumkin served as a lead on its U.S. brief and discussed its importance for public health with The Nation's Health.
Tribal resiliency in a changing climate

Tribal resiliency in a changing climate

“Indigenizing” climate change impact assessment 
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.
Why ending police violence is a public health issue: A Q&A with APHA’s Georges Benjamin

Why ending police violence is a public health issue: A Q&A with APHA’s Georges Benjamin

APHA's Georges Benjamin, MD, discusses police violence and why it's a public health issue in an interview with The Nation's Health.
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.
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.
Shared opportunities for action

Shared opportunities for action

The intersection of non-communicable diseases and climate change
Health thinking in the built environment

Health thinking in the built environment

Partnering to mitigate climate change
Health care for and by native populations

Health care for and by native populations

Meeting the needs of northwest Alaska's Bering Strait Region.
Tribal perspectives on how climate changes health

Tribal perspectives on how climate changes health

Indigenous wisdom is key to maintaining balance in our biosphere.
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.