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20 U.S. Cities and Counties Pledge to Improve Local Systems and Policies to Advance Health Equity with $2 Million in Grants from the Aetna Foundation

The Aetna Foundation, together with the American Public Health Association and the National Association of Counties, today announced the organizations selected to receive a grant as part of the Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge to support...
15-Jul-2020 9:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

July AJPH Issue

Therapies to change people’s sexual preference cause suicidal ideation, Georgia law effective at reducing late-term abortions and more
21-May-2020 5:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

APHA welcomes essential public health funding, support in COVID-19 bill

New COVID-19 emergency legislation passed by the U.S. House of Representatives May 15 is being praised by the American Public Health Association for key provisions that will help protect and rebuild the health of the nation in the wake of the...
18-May-2020 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

APHA executive director to address congressional subcommittee during May 13 briefing on COVID-19

Public health and safety must be paramount when taking action to reopen the nation during the coronavirus pandemic, Georges Benjamin, MD, executive director of the American Public Health Association, will tell Congress tomorrow.
12-May-2020 4:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

APHA issues rallying cry over mental health in midst of COVID-19 pandemic

APHA sounds alarm over mental health amidst COVID-19 Pandemic
11-May-2020 12:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Embargoed Access AJPH January 2020 Issue

January 2020 issue of AJPH
14-Nov-2019 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

New public health policy statements adopted at APHA 2019

The American Public Health Association’s Governing Council adopted 14 new policy statements at its 2019 Annual Meeting and Expo in Philadelphia.
6-Nov-2019 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

APHA statement on Paris Agreement withdrawal

APHA denounces U.S. action to withdraw from Paris agreement
4-Nov-2019 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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