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Editorial team

David FouseDavid Fouse, editor

David edits and contributes to Public Health Newswire, and directs communications at APHA. A New Jersey native, he’s a fan of all things nature, real food and exploring the world with his wife and kids. Follow him on Twitter @davidfouse.




Daniel Greenberg

Daniel Greenberg, editor

When not cranking out public health news, Daniel manages the Association’s Facebook page, oversees partner outreach efforts and supports activities for APHA campaigns and events. He tirelessly defends 80s music of all genres, and contemplated a career in competitive eating before reevaluating his priorities.



Mandi YohnMandi Yohn, writer

In addition to writing for Public Health Newswire, Mandi supports media relations activities and manages APHA’s e-newsletter Inside Public Health and APHA’s YouTube channel. She also assists with the Association’s policy statement development process and government relations work. Mandi studied communications with a concentration in media studies at Wake Forest University. She is an avid TV and movie watcher, loves to travel and has a weakness for cute animals.

Contributors: Donya Currie, Kim Krisberg, Lindsey Wahowiak, Michele Late, Natalie McGill