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All Things APHA / Coronavirus / Infectious Disease / Prevention


Take care this July Fourth: Avoid crowds, wear masks, keep your distance
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Louise Dettman

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July 02, 2020

With COVID-19 surging across the country, the best place to celebrate this year’s Fourth of July is at home.
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All Things APHA / Coronavirus / Health Equity / Words from Members / Guest Post


Easing the burden of COVID-19 on U.S. Pacific Islanders
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Louise Dettman

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July 01, 2020

A new nationwide effort, the Pacific Islander COVID-19 Response Team, is working to keep communities safe.
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All Things APHA / Health Equity / Health Topics


APHA tracking state, local racism declarations
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Louise Dettman

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June 30, 2020

Around the nation, communities are explicitly calling out racism and committing to action.
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Coronavirus / Health Equity


Pandemic response and the impacts of racism: "Our leadership and systems have failed us."
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Louise Dettman

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June 26, 2020

APHA’s Georges Benjamin, MD, on “Public Health Leadership and Policy: Lessons from Crisis.”
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All Things APHA / Coronavirus / Infectious Disease


‘Unprecedented’ collaboration needed for successful COVID-19 vaccine
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Louise Dettman

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June 23, 2020

Experts weigh in on creating a vaccine in the latest webinar in the COVID-19 Conversations series.
Georges Benjamin


APHA commemorates Juneteenth as day of freedom
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Dr. Georges Benjamin

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June 19, 2020

A statement by APHA Executive Director Georges C. Benjamin, MD.
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The Nation's Health


Technology playing central role in COVID-19 response: Innovations boost public health work
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Kim Krisberg

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June 17, 2020

Within a month, COVID Near You amassed more than 800,000 voluntary participants across the U.S., Canada and Mexico, which far surpasses Flu Near You’s participant high of 400,000
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Health Equity


Supreme Court decision on LGBTQ rights is a public health victory
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Louise Dettman

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June 16, 2020

“We welcome this progress in the fight for equality and health equity.”
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Annual Meeting / All Things APHA


APHA 2020 Annual Meeting and Expo is going virtual
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Louise Dettman

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June 12, 2020

Join thousands of public health professionals from around the world for APHA 2020 Virtual. Registration opens July 7.
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All Things APHA / Health Equity / Coronavirus


APHA kicks off webinar series with "Racism: The Ultimate Underlying Condition"
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Sophie Wazlowski

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June 12, 2020

Researchers discuss the health impacts of racism in the first installment of APHA’s Advancing Racial Equity series.

From APHA Press

cover of Racism: Science and Tools for the Public Health Professional

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