Posts tagged "National Public Health Week"
Announcing the NPHW “We Can Do Better” contest winners!

Announcing the NPHW “We Can Do Better” contest winners!

Check out the three fantastic winners of APHA's “We Can Do Better” contest, held during NPHW 2015, where we asked individuals, families and communities to show us how they are working to make the U.S. the healthiest nation by 2030.
The Nation’s Health (Storify): National Public Health Week 2015 recap

The Nation’s Health (Storify): National Public Health Week 2015 recap

Check out National Public Health Week highlights, including its Presidential Proclamation, from The Nation's Health's Storify page.
APHA members: Building on 20 years of success

APHA members: Building on 20 years of success

Each day during National Public Health Week, Public Health Newswire featured guest commentary from our members focusing on the day’s theme. Today's submissions promoted Friday's theme, “Building on 20 years of success.”
Public Health Student Day with Margaret Liu: The Canadian experience

Public Health Student Day with Margaret Liu: The Canadian experience

To honor Public Health Student Day, Margaret Liu, an MPH candidate from Western University in Canada, shared her thoughts with Public Health Newswire on what public health means to her program — and how a hometown “heartthrob” has helped her colleagues build a public health movement.
The Nation’s Health (Storify): #NPHWchat highlights strengths, goals

The Nation’s Health (Storify): #NPHWchat highlights strengths, goals

The Nation’s Health, APHA’s monthly newspaper, recapped the National Public Health Week Twitter chat (#NPHWchat) on APHA’s Storify page.
Today’s the day! National Public Health Week Twitter chat (#NPHWchat)

Today’s the day! National Public Health Week Twitter chat (#NPHWchat)

Join leaders, experts and the whole public health community for a dynamic online discussion today at 2 p.m. ET.
NPHW forum: Creating healthiest nation requires addressing social determinants of health

NPHW forum: Creating healthiest nation requires addressing social determinants of health

Public health experts discussed an array of issues critical to making the U.S. the healthiest nation Monday during a kick-off forum for National Public Health Week.
National Public Health Week 2015: This is what ‘Healthiest Nation 2030’ means

National Public Health Week 2015: This is what ‘Healthiest Nation 2030’ means

Twenty years ago, former U.S. President Bill Clinton signed Proclamation 6776 recognizing National Public Health Week. Twenty years later, we’re kicking off National Public Health Week with a bold goal tied to this year’s theme, “Healthiest Nation 2030.”
The Nation's Health (Storify): Get amped for National Public Health Week!

The Nation’s Health (Storify): Get amped for National Public Health Week!

National Public Health Week is almost here! Here are just a few things to be excited about.
NPHW contest asks how “we can do better”

NPHW contest asks how “we can do better”

Are you working to make America the healthiest nation by 2030? Tell us during this year's National Public Health Week and you could win big!
Join National Public Health Week’s 5th annual Twitter chat on April 8

Join National Public Health Week’s 5th annual Twitter chat on April 8

National Public Health Week is right around the corner. Are you ready to join public health enthusiasts throughout the nation for the 5th annual Twitter chat?

AJPH study: Better health for black children with foreign-born parents

With U.S. children not meeting the best health outcomes, new AJPH research points to the importance of APHA's National Public Health week theme: Healthiest Nation 2030. Learn more about how the U.S. is faring in health and how to get involved with NPHW 2015.