News Releases

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Review APHA news releases and statements on key public health topics, from health reform to violence prevention to public health funding and more. For more information, please call APHA Communications at 202-777-2509 or email us.

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APHA announces winners of policy innovation awards

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MAR 15 2012

2012 APHA press release about policy innovation

AJPH news release

News from the May 2012 Am Jrl of Public Health

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MAR 15 2012

News release for the May 2012 issue of the American Journal of Public Health highlighting studies on physician racial stereotyping; discrimination and substance abuse; and clinician's attitudes on race at patient visits.

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Cutting prevention fund sets dangerous precedent and puts public health in peril

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FEB 17 2012

2012 APHA press release about Prevention Fund

AJPH news release

AJPH Highlights: April 2012 

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FEB 16 2012

News release for the April 2012 issue of the American Journal of Public Health highlighting studies on vaccination intentions; health for LGBT youth and religion; and anti-smoking ads.

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APHA urges Congress to protect critical disease prevention and health promotion funding

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FEB 15 2012

2012 APHA press release about Congress, disease prevention

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President’s budget underinvests in public health, prevention

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FEB 13 2012

2012 APHA press release about Prevention Fund

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American Public Health Association adopted 23 new policies at 2011 Annual Meeting

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FEB 10 2012

2012 APHA press release about Annual Meeting, policies

Books News Release

Renowned ‘Standard Methods’ water manual updated, 22nd edition now available

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FEB 08 2012

American Public Health Association book news release for "Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater, 22nd edition"

AJPH news release

AJPH March Supplement Veterans Health Findings

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JAN 25 2012

News release for the March 2012 supplemental issue of the American Journal of Public Health highlighting studies on Veterans' health.

AJPH news release

News from the March 2012 Am Jrl of Public Health

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JAN 19 2012

News release for the March 2012 issue of the American Journal of Public Health highlighting studies on health for foster care graduates; lower socioeconomic status groups and quitting smoking; and bachelor's degrees and mental health.

Books News Release

New APHA book highlights the importance of school-based health care for kids

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OCT 24 2011

American Public Health Association book news release for "School-based Health Care: Advancing Educational Success and Public Health"

Books News Release

New edition of Public Health Management of Disasters Guide now available

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AUG 04 2011

American Public Health Association book news release for "Public Health Management of Disasters: The Practice guide"

Books News Release

New book first to examine Megacities as emerging global health challenge

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AUG 03 2011

American Public Health Association book news release for "Megacities and Global Health"

Books News Release

Guidebook of national child care standards newly published

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JUL 27 2011

American Public Health Association book news release for "Caring for our Children: National Health and Safety Performance Standards; Guidelines for Early Care and Education Programs, Third Edition"

Books News Release

New book explores connection between racial equity environmental health

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APR 29 2011

American Public Health Association book news release for "Building Environmentally Just, Sustainable, and Livable Communities"

Books News Release

New APHA Book Serves as a Resource for Creating Healthy Safe Homes

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DEC 20 2010

American Public Health Association book news release for "Healthy and Safe Homes: Research, Practice and Policy"

Books News Release

New APHA Book Provides Guidance on Strategic Leadership for Public Health Advocates

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JUN 10 2010

American Public Health Association book news release for "The DeMarco Factor: Transforming Public Will Into Political Power"

Books News Release

Major and Emerging Forms of Interpersonal Violence the Focus of New Edition of Confronting Violence

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MAY 19 2010

American Public Health Association book news release for "Confronting Violence: Answering Questions About the Epidemic Destroying America's Homes and Communities"

Books News Release

APHA and Unbound Medicine Release Control of Communicable Diseases Manual for Mobile + Web

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MAR 23 2010

American Public Health Association book news release for "Control of Communicable Diseases Manual for Mobile web"

Books News Release

Ethics in Public Health Is Focus of Two New Books

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JAN 21 2010

American Public Health Association book news release for "Ethics in Epidemiology and Public Health Practice" and "Case Studies in Public Health Ethics"

Books News Release

New Edition of Renowned Chronic Disease Book Available

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JAN 21 2010

American Public Health Association book news release for "Chronic Disease Epidemiology and Control"