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.
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’s latest book, “Occupational Safety and Health Policy,” explores the role of policy at all levels in improving workplace safety.
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 welcomes new editor-in-chief, Alfredo Morabia, MD, PhD, to begin a five-year term with the American Journal of Public Health
Here are 10 things we should do this year to make the U.S. a healthier nation in 2015.
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.
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.
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.
Check out why APHA is thankful for public health workers in our Storify recap from The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
In case you missed it, here are five studies that earned news coverage from APHA's 142nd Annual Meeting in New Orleans.