Posts tagged "public health"
Climate, weather and health from a student perspective

Climate, weather and health from a student perspective

Public health students, recent graduates and early-career professionals can make a difference.
10th Annual Tribal Public Health Summit convenes

10th Annual Tribal Public Health Summit convenes

Tribal public and environmental health take center stage in New Mexico. Yasmin Bowers, senior environmental health fellow at APHA, reports in today's guest blog.
Climate and health leaders walk the walk in Washington

Climate and health leaders walk the walk in Washington

Health professionals and organizations gather for action on climate and health.
NPHW guest blog: Action and leadership on climate change and health

NPHW guest blog: Action and leadership on climate change and health

APHA's Surili Patel discusses the important work being done to address the threat of climate change as part of today's National Public Health Week observance.
“Don’t Shoot” student music video debuts

“Don’t Shoot” student music video debuts

APHA helps students deal with and speak out against gun violence.
Are we protecting our children?

Are we protecting our children?

APHA's Surili Patel discusses an upcoming report and webinar that will spotlight the Association's soon-to-be-released national review of environmental health services and protections for children.

Feb. 5 news: President’s HIV plan, EPA nominee, fentanyl in California, adolescent sleep, public health systems

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019.

Dec. 19 news: Health care roundup, climate change and care, gun deaths, location and life expectancy

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2018.
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.
Making the health and transportation connection

Making the health and transportation connection

New Stories from the Field highlight cross-sector partnerships.
It's time for local health departments to act on climate change

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

APHA member Linda Rudolph, with the Public Health Institute, announces a new resource: "Climate Change, Health and Equity: A Guide for Local Health Departments."