• Attendees of the Annual Meeting visit the Expo

    Public Health Expo

    Explore 600 booths of information and services tailored toward public health professionals

  • ebola virus

    Ebola

    Learn about the Ebola outbreak, the public health response and what you can do to help

  • author Isabel Wilkerson to speak at Opening General Session of the 142nd Annual Meeting and Exposition

    Q & A with Isabel Wilkerson

    Author Isabel Wilkerson to speak at Opening General Session of the 142nd Annual Meeting and Exposition

Public Health Resources

The Guide to Community Preventive Services

The Guide to Community Preventive Services is a free resource to help you choose programs and policies to improve health and prevent disease in your community. This is an external resource endorsed by APHA.

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APHA Webinars

Healthy Communities: Neighborhood Planning through a Health Equity Lense

This webinar will feature stories of successful collaboration between public health and planning in Seattle, WA and Forth Worth, TX that demonstrates the positive impact attention to health equity has in neighborhood planning.

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Continuing Education

Scientific Writing For Peer-Reviewed Publications for Public Health Professionals

Help public health practitioners turn their work into manuscripts for publication in peer review literature, which could be the result of an analysis, a scientific study or a program evaluation.

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Public Health CareerMart

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APHA Advocacy in Action

APHA members and Affiliates have been advocating for key public health issues via APHA’s annual PHACT Campaign.


Send a letter to Congress to support critical public health funding as they debate the FY2015 spending bill.


APHA and coalition letters

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Science as a driver of policy

October 2014 AJPH Cover

This month’s issue highlights how research informs legislative policy change.

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