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

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DEC 11 2018

The supplement, published in collaboration with the Health Resources and Services Administration 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.

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AJPH July 2018 Highlights

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JUL 19 2018

AJPH publishes new research on black lung, congressional districts and opioid prescribing rates, police violence, and inmate opioid risks.

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AJPH June 2018 Highlights

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JUN 21 2018

AJPH publishes new research on Prop. 47 and drug arrests, teen self-injury, women’s tobacco use, public housing and asthma

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AJPH May 2018 Highlights

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MAY 17 2018

AJPH publishes new research on the gun owning population, gun owner policy opinions, suicide risk among gun owners, Syrian refugee mental health, HPV vaccine follow-through and indoor tanning laws

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AJPH supplement examines how climate change is harming our health

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APR 26 2018

The American Journal of Public Health published a special supplement exploring how climate change is impacting public health.

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AJPH June 2018 Highlights

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APR 19 2018

AJPH publishes new research on opioid prescribing by race, heroin overdose deaths, folate levels in pregnant women and more.

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AJPH March 2018 highlights

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MAR 22 2018

New AJPH research on NYC smoking age, opioids up 500% in Brazil, Defense Dept. policies and traumatic brain injury, Medicaid expansion and opioids.

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AJPH February 2018 highlights

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FEB 22 2018

AJPH publishes new research on gun storage, LARCs and abortion, flu vaccine disparities, air pollution disparities, Brazil birthrate after Zika and more.

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Special supplement to American Journal of Public Health focuses on high risk adolescent pregnancy prevention

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FEB 14 2018

A special supplement to AJPH explores updated perspectives and new research on high risk adolescent pregnancy prevention.

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AJPH January 2018 highlights

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JAN 18 2018

AJPH research on medical expenses and income inequality, Medicaid expansion and infant mortality, abortion denial, universal lead screening and more

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AJPH December 2017 highlights

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DEC 21 2017

New AJPH research on hepatitis C and opioids, Medicaid expansion and cancer diagnoses, ACA and breastfeeding, osteoarthritis increases

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Special supplement to American Journal of Public Health focuses on social work and public health

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DEC 13 2017

A special supplement to the American Journal of Public Health explores social work in public health.

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AJPH November 2017 highlights

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NOV 21 2017

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AJPH supplement examines how climate change is harming our health

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OCT 26 2017

AJPH has released a special supplement focused on climate change and its effect on public health.

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AJPH October 2017 highlights

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OCT 19 2017

Highlighted research includes new data on the effectiveness of traumatic brain injury laws, gun violence and declining abortion rate.

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AJPH September 2017 highlights

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SEP 21 2017

Highlighted research includes studies on sugar-sweetened soda and weight, gun retailers as partners in suicide prevention and Twitter as a predictor of health outcomes

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AJPH supplement study shows considerable progress in public health emergency preparedness since September 11, 2001

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SEP 11 2017

The American Journal of Public Health has released a special supplement focused on public health emergency preparedness.