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Healthiest Communities U.S. News & World Report in collaboration with Aetna Foundation

Findings / Health Topics


What can we learn from the nation's healthiest communities?
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Louise Dettman

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September 22, 2020

The 2020 Healthiest Communities rankings provide essential data.
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All Things APHA


Get Ready Day: a reminder to stay prepared, make a plan
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Louise Dettman

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September 15, 2020

Download free fact sheets, checklists and podcasts on getting ready for disasters.
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All Things APHA / Annual Meeting


APHA 2020 Opening General Session speakers announced!
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Louise Dettman

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August 28, 2020

Don’t miss out on extended early bird registration.
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All Things APHA / Coronavirus / Infectious Disease


To manage ongoing COVID-19 surges, look to lessons learned
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Louise Dettman

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August 11, 2020

Highlights from the 12th webinar in the COVID-19 Conversations series
Karma Cottem

All Things APHA / Coronavirus / Health Equity


Addressing intimate partner violence within the Black community
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Louise Dettman

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July 22, 2020

A conversation with Karma Cottman of the National Center on Violence Against Women in the Black Community.
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All Things APHA / Health Equity


Healthiest Cities and Counties Challenge announces 20 project team locations
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Louise Dettman

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July 16, 2020

APHA collaborates on capacity-building efforts to accelerate community change.
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All Things APHA / Coronavirus


Learning to treat COVID-19
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Louise Dettman

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July 07, 2020

Stopping COVID-19 will take a combination of prevention and medicine, said experts during the latest COVID-19 Conversations webinar.
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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.
Georges Benjamin

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.”