For science. For action. For health: Registration opens for APHA’s 2019 Annual Meeting

For science. For action. For health: Registration opens for APHA’s 2019 Annual Meeting

Register for the year’s largest gathering of public health professionals by Aug. 8 and save more than $100.
Cases of tick-borne diseases rising rapidly in parts of US

Cases of tick-borne diseases rising rapidly in parts of US

The spread of dangerous ticks and other vectors such as mosquitoes in the U.S. is linked to climate change. Read more in this story from The Nation's Health.
APHA Billion Steps Challenge surpasses goal

APHA Billion Steps Challenge surpasses goal

Participants in APHA’s Billion Steps Challenge once again strode far past the goal.
Q&A with CDC Director Robert Redfield on the state of public health

Q&A with CDC Director Robert Redfield on the state of public health

Public Health Newswire interviewed CDC Director Robert Redfield, MD, on the state of public health and the agency’s plans for 2019.
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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.

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Sandro Galea to kick off APHA 2019

Sandro Galea to kick off APHA 2019

Celebrated innovator, physician, epidemiologist and author Sandro Galea will deliver keynote remarks during the opening session of the APHA Annual Meeting and Expo in Philadelphia in November.

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