boy sitting alone with head in hands

Annual Meeting


Men and violence: Shifting the narrative, tackling the stereotypes
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Melanie Padgett Powers

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November 10, 2018

It's time to talk about how everyday behaviors and words normalize violence and make it difficult for men to reach out for help.
yoga practitioners with legs on wall

Annual Meeting


Namaste! Stay well at the Annual Meeting
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Louise Dettman

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November 10, 2018

While APHA Annual Meeting attendees are working hard to improve the public’s health, APHA is looking out for the health and well-being of public health practitioners.
San Diego Convention Center against blue sky

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APHA 2018 kicks off in Sunny San Diego
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Kim Krisberg

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November 10, 2018

Everything's sunny in Southern California as attendees begin pouring into APHA's 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo at the San Diego Convention Center.
Georges Benjamin

Annual Meeting


APHA's Dr. Benjamin: Welcome to San Diego!
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Dr. Georges Benjamin

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November 09, 2018

This year, we’ll be zeroing in on the urgent need for health equity and how to achieve it.
Tyler Norris

Annual Meeting / Sponsored Post


"Fresh Perspectives" — How public health can help close the mental health treatment gap
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David Fouse

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November 09, 2018

Tyler Norris of Well Being Trust outlines five major improvements to mental health parity statues
Elizabeth Harrington

Annual Meeting / Sponsored Post


"Fresh Perspectives" — Voters are united in their support for public health
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David Fouse

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November 08, 2018

The latest in a pre-2018 APHA Annual Meeting post series from de Beaumont Foundation
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Annual Meeting


APHA 2018 dinner plans? Check out these San Diego culinary highlights
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Megan Lowry

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November 07, 2018

A quick sampling from Thrillist, Eater and more to help you explore the city's food scene.
Ayana Jones

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APHA 2018 session will give national snapshot of children's environmental health
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Megan Lowry

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November 05, 2018

Ayana N. Jones previews this APHA 2018 session focused on children’s environmental health services.
Kelly Gebo

Voices / Annual Meeting / Prevention


Q & A with All of Us Research Program’s Kelly Gebo
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David Fouse

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October 30, 2018

Kelly Gebo, MD, MPH, chief medical and scientific officer with the All of Us Research Program at the National Institutes of Health, discusses the landmark initiative and its significance for improving health research and outcomes.
turquoise bus with #never stress and palm trees in background

Annual Meeting


What to see in San Diego: Public health edition
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Megan Lowry

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October 30, 2018

The 2018 Annual Meeting your chance to explore sunny San Diego, a city that’s rich with history, outdoor fun and never short of things to see and do.
Aisha Moore smiling

Annual Meeting


What you can learn at the 2018 APHA Annual Meeting Social Media Lab
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Megan Lowry

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October 29, 2018

HIV.gov's Aisha Moore explains why there’s something for everyone at the APHA Annual Meeting social media lab.
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Annual Meeting


Your guide to the APHA Global Public Health Film Festival
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Megan Lowry

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October 25, 2018

The 2018 lineup includes exciting talks with directors, journalists and even FBI agents.

From APHA Press

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