AJPH News Releases

AJPHThe American Journal of Public Health  is the monthly journal of APHA. Celebrating more than 100 years, the Journal is dedicated to publishing original work in research, research methods and program evaluation in the field of public health. Our prestigious journal also regularly publishes editorials and commentaries and serves as a forum for the analysis of health policy.

The mission of the Journal is to advance public health research, policy, practice and education. All published papers have undergone rigorous peer review with only one of five submitted papers accepted for publication. Each month, the most influential public health professionals around the world turn to AJPH for the most current, authoritative, in-depth information in the field.

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November 2019 Highlights

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NOV 14 2019

Read new AJPH research

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October 2019 Highlights

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OCT 17 2019

Read new AJPH research on reducing mass shootings, rural teens and unintended pregnancies, stress caused by U.S. immigration policies, and more.

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September 2019 Highlights

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SEP 19 2019

Read new AJPH research on the effects of shift work on mental health, varying pre-term birth rates in China, and more

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AJPH publishes supplement on community preparedness

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SEP 10 2019

The supplement introduces the concept of the "virtual village" to address emergency preparedness in the information age

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August 2019 Highlights

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AUG 15 2019

Read new AJPH research on the effects of work requirements on SNAP benefits, Medicaid expansion on HIV testing rates and more

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American Journal of Public Health increases its impact, rises in rank among peer journals

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JUL 25 2019

New data from Journal Citation Reports show that the American Journal of Public Health rose among the ranks of peer journals in 2018.

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July 2019 Highlights

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JUL 18 2019

Read new AJPH research on PrEP access deserts, opioid misuse, food security and Medicaid expansion, e-cigarette use demographics and more.

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AJPH publishes mental health supplement

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JUN 26 2019

“Improving Population Mental Health in the 21st Century”

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AJPH June 2019 Highlights

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JUN 20 2019

AJPH publishes research on marijuana use increases, nutrition labeling, barbershop HIV intervention and more.

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AJPH May 2019 Highlights

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MAY 16 2019

AJPH publishes new research on tobacco industry-funded research, heroin overdose decline, global health aid and U.S. image, ACA disability disparities.

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AJPH April 2019 Highlights

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APR 18 2019

AJPH research examines lead in NYC public housing, Hurricane Maria deaths, Ohio refugee lead levels and more

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AJPH March 2019 Highlights

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MAR 21 2019

Research on texting-while-driving bans, yoga use, dairy milk in school breakfasts and greenhouse gas emissions, pregnancy outcomes in prison, and more

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AJPH publishes supplement on health promotion research

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FEB 21 2019

“Accelerating the Evolution of Health Promotion Research”

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AJPH February 2019 Highlights

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FEB 21 2019

AJPH publishes research on transfat regulations, ACA and uninsurance among women, emergency behavioral services in Chicago, Caribbean health and more

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AJPH publishes supplement on minority health and health disparities research

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JAN 30 2019

Published in collaboration with NIMHD

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AJPH December 2018 Highlights

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DEC 20 2018

AJPH publishes research on sugar-sweetened beverage taxes, healthy fast-food kids' menus, Harvey flooding inequities and more.

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AJPH publishes supplement on building a medical home for HIV positive homeless populations

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DEC 11 2018

Published in collaboration with the Health Resources and Services Administration, the supplement highlights research on the impact of housing on HIV care, stigma reduction, longitudinal determinants of housing stability, rural patient considerations and more.

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AJPH November 2018 Highlights

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NOV 29 2018

AJPH publishes research on vacant lot cleanup reducing shootings, opioid and amphetamine births, e-cigarette trust, vaccine exemption and more.

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AJPH publishes supplement with new research on disparities in HIV, viral hepatitis, sexually transmitted diseases and tuberculosis

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NOV 01 2018

AJPH publishes a supplement on disease disparities in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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AJPH October 2018 Highlights

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OCT 25 2018

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AJPH publishes supplement on public health emergency preparedness

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SEP 27 2018

The American Journal of Public Health published select papers from a special issue today, “Translation, Dissemination, and Implementation of Public Health Preparedness and Response Research."

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AJPH September 2018 Highlights

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SEP 25 2018

New AJPH research on Australian firearm control, crowding and child development, tractor rollover protections and web-based CBT therapy for addiction

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AJPH publishes supplement on emergency medical countermeasures

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SEP 07 2018

Supplement highlights research regarding mass vaccination programs, pandemic influenza preparedness, training during public health emergencies and education of elderly patients.

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AJPH August 2018 Highlights

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AUG 23 2018

New AJPH research on long gun age restrictions, social media bots and anti-vaccine conversations, smoke-free colleges, opioid policies and drinking water.