Guest Posts
Vice Admiral Jerome Adams' year in review

Vice Admiral Jerome Adams’ year in review

One year after being sworn in as U.S. surgeon general, Vice Admiral Jerome Adams reflects on his work over the last 12 months and outlines his vision for a healthy future.
Addressing climate-related health inequity

Addressing climate-related health inequity

A new report helps local health departments provide effective and inclusive care.
“Fresh Perspectives” — Paving the Way for Better Health

“Fresh Perspectives” — Paving the Way for Better Health

In a post that kicks off a new series on the APHA Annual Meeting blog, de Beaumont Foundation CEO Brian Castrucci makes the case for building partnerships to advance public health.
It's time for local health departments to act on climate change

It’s time for local health departments to act on climate change

APHA member Linda Rudolph, with the Public Health Institute, announces a new resource: "Climate Change, Health and Equity: A Guide for Local Health Departments."
Q&A with Dr. Gregory Kearney: "Environmental Public Health: The Practitioner’s Guide"

Q&A with Dr. Gregory Kearney: “Environmental Public Health: The Practitioner’s Guide”

A new guide is available to assist environmental health practitioners and public health professionals. We asked APHA member Greg Kearney to tell us more.
Q&A with Truth Initiative CEO and president Robin Koval: Opioid education and prevention campaign

Q&A with Truth Initiative CEO and president Robin Koval: Opioid education and prevention campaign

Public Health Newswire spoke with APHA member Robin Koval, CEO and president of the Truth Initiative to discuss their new opioid campaign and the role of public health in reducing the epidemic.
Climate change and children’s health

Climate change and children’s health

The movement to address the effects of climate change on children
BE Active: Designing for activity

BE Active: Designing for activity

New CDC products support active communities
Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School alumnae: Let’s prioritize mental health

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School alumnae: Let’s prioritize mental health

Two Marjory Stoneman Douglas alumnae discuss their work to prioritize mental health at the March for our Lives, and lessons learned for public health.
NIH loan repayment programs invest in broadening the biomedical research workforce

NIH loan repayment programs invest in broadening the biomedical research workforce

National Institutes of Health Division of Loan Repayment Director Dr. Ericka Boone reports on opportunities for public health students through its programs.
Action planning for walkable environments

Action planning for walkable environments

Physical activity is key to improving health outcomes. APHA's Kate Robb reports on a recent effort to develop and implement plans for creating more walkable communities.
Public health agencies are key players in the climate fight

Public health agencies are key players in the climate fight

Climate and health adaptation plans in action