Health in all Policies

Highlights from APHA’s 2015 Annual Meeting

Health in all Policies


How Climate Change affects Global Public Health

Jonathan Patz, director of the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Global Health Institute, talks at APHA 2015 about climate change and how it affects global public health.
 

 


Vivek H. Murthy, MD, MPH, USA Surgeon General

U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy talks about his call to action to promote walking and more walkable communities in the United States.
 

 

 

Linda Rudolph, MD, MPH, Public Health Institute

Linda Rudolph, director of the Climate Change and Public Health Project at the Public Health Institute, discusses how the health-in-all-policies approach reduces health disparities and creates health equity.
 

 

Soma Stout, MD: Institute for Healthcare Improvement

Soma Stout, executive lead at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, gives some insight about the Affordable Care Act and the Hundred Million Healthier Lives Campaign.
 

 


Bella Dihn-Zarr: National Transportation Safety Board

The vice chair of the National Transportation Safety Board, Bella Dihn-Zarr, explains how transportation plays a crucial role in public health.
 

 

 

Founder & CEO of Cure Violence, Gary Slutkin

Founder & CEO of Cure Violence, Gary Slutkin, talks about why gun violence is a public health issue.