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The state of environmental health in education

The state of environmental health in education

Are new CEPH accreditation criteria a net loss for environmental health?
Q&A with Melissa Adams, publisher of The Merck Manuals

Q&A with Melissa Adams, publisher of The Merck Manuals

The Merck Manuals have been a trusted source of health information for more than a century. Publisher Melissa Adams discusses how they've evolved over the years and the significance of making reliable medical information easily accessible for advancing public health.
New! Control of Communicable Diseases: Laboratory Practice

New! Control of Communicable Diseases: Laboratory Practice

A new book from APHA Press helps further build the world’s capacity to detect and respond to communicable disease threats. Read our Q&A with APHA member and editor Burton Wilcke Jr., PhD.
Introducing APHA’s Center for Climate, Health and Equity

Introducing APHA’s Center for Climate, Health and Equity

Supporting and cultivating an active public health workforce.
WHO launches report on traditional and complementary medicine at World Health Assembly

WHO launches report on traditional and complementary medicine at World Health Assembly

APHA member Daniel Gallego-Perez offers a report from the World Health Assembly in Geneva on achieving global health goals.
40 Under 40 in Public Health: Q&A with de Beaumont's Brian Castrucci

40 Under 40 in Public Health: Q&A with de Beaumont’s Brian Castrucci

The de Beaumont Foundation recently announced 40 Under 40 in Public Health, a new program to recognize innovation among young leaders in the field. Foundation President and CEO Brian Castrucci talks with us about the initiative and how the effort can help shape the field going forward.
APHA members joined global community at the World Health Assembly in Geneva

APHA members joined global community at the World Health Assembly in Geneva

APHA member Hoai-An Truong joined other APHA members at the World Health Assembly last month. He shared this report.
Climate, weather and health from a student perspective

Climate, weather and health from a student perspective

Public health students, recent graduates and early-career professionals can make a difference.
10th Annual Tribal Public Health Summit convenes

10th Annual Tribal Public Health Summit convenes

Tribal public and environmental health take center stage in New Mexico. Yasmin Bowers, senior environmental health fellow at APHA, reports in today's guest blog.
In Good Health: We are speaking for health

In Good Health: We are speaking for health

APHA's Georges Benjamin reports on a recent string of victories and upcoming opportunities in public health.
It is past time to act on the science to prevent childhood cancer

It is past time to act on the science to prevent childhood cancer

A guest post from APHA's Children's Environmental Health Topic Committee argues that in the absence of governmental action to protect children, there are steps we can take to minimize harmful exposures and reduce risks for kids.
Earth Day: Working toward water equity

Earth Day: Working toward water equity

Today is Earth Day. APHA’s Katherine Robb discusses the challenges facing water quality and opportunities to work toward water equity.