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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American Public Health Association honors Dr. C. Everett Koop, public health champion

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FEB 25 2013

2013 APHA press release about C. Everett Koop

AJPH news release

Highlights from the American Journal of Public Health: April 2013

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FEB 15 2013

News release for the April 2013 issue of the American Journal of Public Health highlighting studies on alcohol and cancer deaths; open windows and low-birth weight; and alcohol outlets and drug markets to map violent crimes.

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APHA encourages President Obama to pursue key public health priorities

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FEB 08 2013

2013 APHA press release about President Obama

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Task force recommendations on gun violence include key public health measures, heralds APHA

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FEB 07 2013

2013 APHA press release about gun violence, task force

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American Public Health Association joins America's Promise Alliance Grad Nation campaign

Date:

FEB 07 2013

2013 APHA press release about Promise Alliance Grad Nation

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Highlights from the American Journal of Public Health: March 2013 issue

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JAN 18 2013

News release for the March 2013 issue of the American Journal of Public Health highlighting studies on perceptions of e-cigarettes; women teased about weight; and transit walkers increase.

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APHA applauds President Obama for taking bold steps toward reducing gun violence

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JAN 16 2013

2013 APHA press release about gun violence, Barack Obama

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Tenth Annual Roadmap Report Grades States on Highway Safety Laws As Crash Deaths Show Increase in 2012

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JAN 15 2013

2013 APHA press release about highway safety, roadmap

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American Public Health Association adopted 12 new policy statements at 140th Annual Meeting

Date:

JAN 07 2013

2013 APHA press release about gun violence, Barack Obama

AJPH news release

Highlights from the American Journal of Public Health: January 2013

Date:

DEC 20 2012

News release for the January 2013 issue of the American Journal of Public Health highlighting studies on health disparities for those with HIV; media messages and safe sex among teens; and felony convictions among handgun licensees.

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Highlights from the American Journal of Public Health: February 2013 issue

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DEC 13 2012

News release for the February 2013 issue of the American Journal of Public Health highlighting studies on same-sex marriage and well being; dental exams for Medicaid children; and curtailing high school smoking.

Books News Release

New book illustrates quest for US health reform through more than 100 years of political cartoons

Date:

OCT 22 2012

American Public Health Association book news release for "The Quest for Health Reform"

Books News Release

New book chronicles the historic racketeering case against ‘Big Tobacco’

Date:

MAY 21 2012

American Public Health Association book news release for "Bad Acts: The Racketeering Case Against the Tobacco Industry"

Books News Release

New book examines post-traumatic stress disorder and its links to chronic disease

Date:

APR 26 2012

American Public Health Association book news release for "Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Chronic Health Conditions"

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"

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

Date:

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

Date:

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

Date:

MAR 23 2010

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