Category Archives: Uncategorized

The Association of Schools of Public Health’s Student Leadership Institute

The Association of Schools of Public Health’s Student Leadership Institute held on October 29, 2012 in San Francisco, CA was a wonderful opportunity to network and share knowledge with likeminded, highly motivated public health students of all degree levels throughout … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Association of Schools of Public Health’s Student Leadership Institute

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on All about the upcoming APHA Annual Meeting and the APHA Student Assembly

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2 Ways to Make a Difference in Your Global, National and Local Communities (before year’s end!)