Posts tagged "health equity"
Closing General Session: ‘Tackling health equity will require real social and political change’

Closing General Session: ‘Tackling health equity will require real social and political change’

APHA's 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo ended with a critical call to listen to and learn from women’s lived experiences.
APHA’s Dr. Benjamin: Welcome to San Diego!

APHA’s Dr. Benjamin: Welcome to San Diego!

It’s my great pleasure to welcome you and thousands of your fellow public health supporters to APHA’s 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo. This year, we’ll be zeroing in on the urgent need for health equity and how to achieve it.
Hot topics at APHA 2018

Hot topics at APHA 2018

Check out these popular themes at this year’s meeting and which sessions to attend to learn more.
Health equity now: A state of play on public health and equity

Health equity now: A state of play on public health and equity

This post by APHA's Tia Taylor Williams explores the state of play of equity in public health.
What does high school graduation have to do with health equity?

What does high school graduation have to do with health equity?

At APHA 2018, public health experts and leaders have the opportunity to join the discussion about how to increase educational attainment and improve public health.
Global climate action: A public health imperative

Global climate action: A public health imperative

Highlights from the Global Climate and Health Forum
Addressing climate-related health inequity

Addressing climate-related health inequity

A new report helps local health departments provide effective and inclusive care.

August 20 news: Child’s play, Ebola, measles, black men’s health, opioid data, CA soda laws

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, August 20, 2018.
It's time for local health departments to act on climate change

It’s time for local health departments to act on climate change

Climate Change, Health and Equity: A Guide for Local Health Departments

June 12 news: Infant sugar intake, health equity, Lyme disease, suicide prevention funding

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, June 12, 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.
Public health agencies are key players in the climate fight

Public health agencies are key players in the climate fight

Climate and health adaptation plans in action