Posts tagged "APHA"
Surgeon General Murthy at swearing-in ceremony: ‘Public health doesn’t exist in a vacuum’

Surgeon General Murthy at swearing-in ceremony: ‘Public health doesn’t exist in a vacuum’

Dr. Vivek Murthy’s journey to his post as the 19th surgeon general of the United States was much longer than the U.S. “top doc” position’s 18-month vacancy.
Introducing ATSDR: Q&A with Pat Breysse

Introducing ATSDR: Q&A with Pat Breysse

APHA spoke to National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry Director Pat Breysse, who will introduce the agency in today’s webinar from 1:30-2:30 p.m. EDT.
APHA releases book on occupational safety and health policy

APHA releases book on occupational safety and health policy

APHA’s latest book, “Occupational Safety and Health Policy,” explores the role of policy at all levels in improving workplace safety.
Q&A with APHA President Shiriki Kumanyika on becoming a healthier nation in one generation

Q&A with APHA President Shiriki Kumanyika on becoming a healthier nation in one generation

APHA President Shiriki Kumanyika talks to us about how we can become a healthier nation and what she's excited about in her role as president.
APHA announces Alfredo Morabia as new editor of the American Journal of Public Health

APHA announces Alfredo Morabia as new editor of the American Journal of Public Health

APHA welcomes new editor-in-chief, Alfredo Morabia, MD, PhD, to begin a five-year term with the American Journal of Public Health
APHA’s Benjamin: Making 2015 a winning year for public health

APHA’s Benjamin: Making 2015 a winning year for public health

Here are 10 things we should do this year to make the U.S. a healthier nation in 2015.
APHA partnership offers medical translator for free

APHA partnership offers medical translator for free

APHA has partnered with Canopy Apps to offer their app, Canopy Medical Translator, to APHA members and supporters. The app was developed with support from National Institutes of Health.
America’s Health Rankings captures 25 years of state health data

America’s Health Rankings captures 25 years of state health data

Public health leaders discussed our nation's health successes and challenges at a live event in Washington, D.C., to celebrate the 25th edition of America’s Health Rankings: A Call to Action for Individuals & Their Communities.

EPA proposes to decrease ozone’s harmful impacts

One day before Thanksgiving, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency extended public health its own thanks — and recognition — with a proposal to strengthen national air quality standards for ozone pollution.
The Nation's Health (Storify): Why we're thankful for public health workers

The Nation’s Health (Storify): Why we’re thankful for public health workers

Check out why APHA is thankful for public health workers in our Storify recap from The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
(Top 5) Media coverage at APHA 142nd Annual Meeting in New Orleans

(Top 5) Media coverage at APHA 142nd Annual Meeting in New Orleans

In case you missed it, here are five studies that earned news coverage from APHA's 142nd Annual Meeting in New Orleans.
Thank you, public health professionals!

Thank you, public health professionals!

Today is Public Health Thank You Day! APHA, Research!America and leading public health organizations are joining together to honor public health professionals who work to protect the health of all Americans.