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NPHW 2018: “Healthiest Nation 2030: Changing Our Future Together”
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Kim Krisberg

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November 05, 2017

It’s never too early to start planning for our favorite time of the year: National Public Health Week.
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Q & A: Attendees excited to connect, engage, act on climate change
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Rachel Bergman

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November 05, 2017

From first-time meeting participants to long-time veterans, the excitement is brewing as APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo kicks into high gear.
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It's time to set your clocks and check your stocks!
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Michele Late

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November 05, 2017

When you reset your clocks, use it as a reminder to check your emergency stockpile. That way, when a disaster happens, you’ll have everything you need.
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News release: Marijuana and alcohol negatively impact lifetime achievement in young adults
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Megan Lowry

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November 05, 2017

New research presented today at APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo examined the effect of marijuana use and dependence on life achievement in young adults.
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On racism: ‘It is difficult to recognize a system of inequity that privileges us’
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Donya Currie

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November 05, 2017

APHA workshop offers powerful conversation on what we all can do to name racism, address it and, hopefully, move our society closer to one in which health equity is the norm.
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APHA’s Council of Affiliates honors outstanding public health work
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Kim Krisberg

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November 05, 2017

Last night, APHA's Council of Affiliates honored state and local public health associations for their work on behalf of public health
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Tweets of the Day from #APHA2017
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Kim Krisberg

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November 04, 2017

Check out all our favorite tweets using the hashtag #APHA2017. Let's get this trending!
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National Student Meeting takes on climate change, mentorship, advocacy
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Julia Haskins

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November 04, 2017

If you’re a member of the Student Assembly, you’ll never have to wander alone.
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APHA Annual Meeting Day 1: Photos from Atlanta
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Kim Krisberg

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November 04, 2017

Smile! It's APHA Annual Meeting time!
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Beyond the classroom: Student Assembly members take advantage of meeting opportunities
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Lindsey Wahowiak

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November 04, 2017

Professionals at all points in their career know that APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo is the perfect place to get some networking done. You never know who you’ll meet. But perhaps no one is more excited about such opportunities as APHA’s Student Assembly members.
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APHA Annual Meeting gathering at the intersection of climate and health
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Louise Dettman

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November 04, 2017

This year’s APHA Annual Meeting and Expo is gathering at the Georgia World Congress Center — one of the 15 largest LEED-certified buildings in the world. It’s a particularly appropriate location considering this year’s meeting theme is “Creating the Healthiest Nation: Climate Changes Health.”
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Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge: Improving health one community at a time
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Donya Currie

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November 04, 2017

At yesterday’s Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge Institute, attendees discussed ways to approach and address the social determinants of health and strategies for creating lasting change at the community level.