Monthly Archives: September 2012

All about the upcoming APHA Annual Meeting and the APHA Student Assembly

The American Public Health Association (APHA) is holding its 140th Annual Meeting in San Francisco on October 27-31, 2012.  During last year’s meeting in Washington, D.C., I attended a 2-day learning institute entitled Shaping Policy for Health™: Defining and Communicating … Continue reading

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2 Ways to Make a Difference in Your Global, National and Local Communities (before year’s end!)

The aim of public health is to improve population health and eliminate health disparities through addressing the social, educational, economic and environmental determinants of health.  BUT, this mission isn’t just for public health-ers…it’s for any concerned citizen interested in making … Continue reading

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