Posts tagged "Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge"
Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge: Improving health one community at a time

Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge: Improving health one community at a time

At yesterday’s Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge Institute, attendees discussed ways to approach and address the social determinants of health and strategies for creating lasting change at the community level.
Communities working to improve their health, thanks to challenge

Communities working to improve their health, thanks to challenge

Now that its 50 grantees have been named and awarded, the Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge is moving forward at full tilt, with new and existing programs beginning to thrive in communities across the country. Read more in this story from The Nation's Health.
AtlanticLIVE forum: Here’s how we prioritize social determinants of health

AtlanticLIVE forum: Here’s how we prioritize social determinants of health

Yesterday, leaders from challenge co-partners APHA and the National Association of Counties joined an AtlanticLIVE forum, sponsored by the Aetna Foundation, to explore how the equation can become a nationwide reality.
50 communities receive $10,000 seed award to improve health

50 communities receive $10,000 seed award to improve health

Public health investments are paying off for 50 U.S. communities today, literally.
Aetna Foundation, APHA to Health Affairs: "Making the US the healthiest nation"

Aetna Foundation, APHA to Health Affairs: “Making the US the healthiest nation”

Read this blog from APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, and Aetna Foundation President Garth Graham, MD, MPH, in its entirety in Health Affairs.
Here’s why you should join the Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge by May 31

Here’s why you should join the Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge by May 31

Do you want to make the place you live healthier — or the healthiest? You have 11 days to prove it by joining the Healthiest Cities and Counties Challenge.
The Nation's Health: Challenge to tackle health determinants in nation’s cities, tribes, counties

The Nation’s Health: Challenge to tackle health determinants in nation’s cities, tribes, counties

The Nation's Health reports a new effort has joined the movement to tackle the social determinants of health — and it comes with $1.5 million in prizes.