Health Equity Now! Registration opens for APHA’s 2018 Annual Meeting

Health Equity Now! Registration opens for APHA’s 2018 Annual Meeting

Register for the year’s largest gathering of public health professionals by Aug. 16 and save up to $115.
Climate changes tribal and indigenous health

Climate changes tribal and indigenous health

A look at priorities in tribal public health.
APHA supports the March for Science

APHA supports the March for Science

Every day, APHA members and supporters fight for public health practices and policy that are backed by science, not opinion. Here’s a few reasons why public health supports the March for Science.
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June 11 news: Ebola outbreak, salmonella, polio, ACA protections, US suicide crisis

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, June 11, 2018.

June 8 news: Suicide rates, teen tobacco use, vaping, Nipah virus, pre-existing conditions

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, June 8, 2018.

June 7 news: Flavored tobacco ban, cancer screenings, opioid marketing, Ebola treatment, mental health

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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.

June 5 news: Guatemala volcano, risk calculator, Medicaid scorecard, tick bites, child mental health

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, June 5, 2018.
New rankings showcase successes: Data can help improve health of US

New rankings showcase successes: Data can help improve health of US

Falls Church, Virginia, is only two square miles, but the tiny city has a huge designation: It has been named the healthiest community in the U.S. Find out why in this report from The Nation's Health.

June 4 news: Nipah virus, opioid toll, flavored vaping, sunscreen study, E. coli outbreak, black lung fund

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, June 4, 2018.

June 1 news: Black men’s HIV risk, youth death rate, global tobacco use, mock pandemic

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, June 1, 2018.

May 31 news: Colorectal cancer screening, Medicaid expansion, West Nile virus, drugged driving, Subtropical Storm Alberto

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, May 31, 2018.
New APHA report: Can leveraging women’s health care narrow gaps in black men’s health?

New APHA report: Can leveraging women’s health care narrow gaps in black men’s health?

A new APHA brief discusses an innovative strategy to narrow gaps in black men's health.

May 30 news: Hurricane Maria, mental health disparities, flu deaths, hepatitis A, Ebola

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, May 30, 2018.
Harvard researcher and surgeon general to kick off APHA 2018

Harvard researcher and surgeon general to kick off APHA 2018

Renowned researcher and educator David Williams will join U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams and others to headline the opening session of APHA's 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo in San Diego in November.