• APHA 2016 DENVER
    Join us in Denver!

    Registration is now open! This year's theme: "Creating the Healthiest Nation: Ensuring the Right to Health"

  • two women holding stop gun violence signs
    Stop the Violence

    Join us in a moment of action. And learn about gun violence prevention.

  • water running through outstretched hands
    In the Wake of the Flint Water Crisis

    Find out what APHA is doing to fight the problem of lead exposure and health.

  • Bell Bell listening to residents on dirt road in Uganda
    Public Health Q&As

    Check out what public health leaders have to say about successes and challenges they face every day. (Photo courtesy Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Public Health Resources

Control of Communicable Diseases Manual

An exclusive chapter on the Zika virus is now available to digital subscribers.

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APHA Webinars

Making the Connection: Climate Changes Health

Join APHA and ecoAmerica for this series on health impacts of climate change.

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Continuing Education

Continuing Education Program

Want to earn CE credits for medicine, nursing, health education or public health? We can help!

Earn CE credits at APHA 2016 >

Public Health Events

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2016 Florida Conference on Aging

Date: Aug 08 - Aug 10 2016 EST

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Public Health CareerMart

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APHA Advocacy in Action

Want to help create the healthiest nation in one generation?


Speak out for meaningful change through the Public Health Action campaign.


Find out how APHA members are speaking out for key issues.


Read the APHA and coalition letters.

About APHA

APHA champions the health of all people and all communities. We are the only organization that influences federal policy, has a 140-plus year perspective and brings together members from all fields of public health.

AJPH - Current Issue

AUGUST 2016
Opioid Epidemic: Promoting Judicious Prescription

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This month’s issue features articles on the opioid epidemic in America, the ACA and access to care, and wages and work-life trajectory.

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