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Q&A: The Lancet Countdown’s Howard Frumkin
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Lindsey Wahowiak

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January 16, 2018

The Lancet Countdown is a new report tracking progress on climate change and its health impacts. APHA member Howard Frumkin served as a lead on its U.S. brief and discussed its importance for public health with The Nation's Health.
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Public health, planning come together to create healthier communities: Plan4Health
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Julia Haskins

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January 11, 2018

A new partnership has the public health and planning communities working together. Read more in the January 2018 issue of The Nation's Health.
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Tribal resiliency in a changing climate
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Louise Dettman

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January 10, 2018

“Indigenizing” climate change impact assessment
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Watch: RWJF’s Besser talks climate change, equity and his new role in philanthropy
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Kim Krisberg

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January 09, 2018

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation CEO Richard Besser discusses his outlook as the new head of the nation's biggest health philanthropy recently with APHA TV.
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Injury / Voices / The Nation's Health


Why ending police violence is a public health issue: A Q&A with APHA’s Georges Benjamin
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Julia Haskins

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January 08, 2018

APHA's Georges Benjamin, MD, discusses police violence and why it's a public health issue in an interview with The Nation's Health.
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Annual Meeting / Climate Change / The Nation's Health


APHA Annual Meeting shares science on climate change, public health
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Kim Krisberg

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January 03, 2018

APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo convened in Atlanta to help move communities forward in the race to prepare for, adapt to and prevent the health effects of climate change. Read more in this story from The Nation's Health.
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Watch: Surgeon General Jerome Adams on the importance of partnerships
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Kim Krisberg

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December 12, 2017

In an APHA TV exclusive, U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams talks about his goals as the nation’s top doctor and his passion for public health partnerships.
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APHA Live: Be inspired, share with friends and earn CE credits
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Kim Krisberg

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December 06, 2017

APHA Live includes on-demand, online access to some of the top sessions from the APHA 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo. You can also earn up to 16.5 hours of continuing education credit.
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Annual Meeting


APHA 2017 Closing Session: ‘Show up. Stand on the side of resisting oppression’
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Kim Krisberg

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November 09, 2017

Everything is connected. That was the message from today’s Closing General Session speakers, who offered a powerful reminder that matters of climate change are intertwined with and inseparable from systems of oppression.
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Let’s work together to make active transport a walk in the park
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Julia Haskins

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November 08, 2017

Expanding opportunities for active living means addressing the disparities embedded in our built environments.
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Annual Meeting


Workplace violence: ‘How can we make things better?’
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Donya Currie

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November 08, 2017

At a time when nurses face “epidemic levels of violence at work,” there’s a lot we all can do to help, said presenters during a Wednesday morning Annual Meeting session on “Violence in the Workplace.”

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