Policy Statement Database

Policy Statements beginning in 1948 to the present are available in our Policy Statement Database. You can search the database by year, policy number or keyword.

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Strengthening the National HIV AIDS Strategy to Achieve an HIV AIDS-Free Generation
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:201413

Keywords: HIV Aids, HIV, Health Care, Research, Sexually Transmitted Diseases

archived APHA policy statement

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Supporting regulation of electronic cigarettes
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:20149

Keywords: Tobacco, Tobacco Advertising, Adolescent Health

APHA Policy Statement on regulating e-cigarettes

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Breast Cancer and Occupation: The Need for Action
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:20146

Keywords: Cancer, Occupational Health And Safety, Toxic Substances

Public health policy statement on breast cancer

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Strengthening the Evidence Base for Inclusion of Children Less Than 2 Years of Age in the Dietary Guidelines for Americans
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:20144

Keywords: Nutrition, Maternal And Child Health, Childrens Health, WIC Women Infants And Children

policy statement on revising the Dietary Guidelines for Americans to include children younger than 2

Policy Statement

Preventing Occupational and Community Transmission of Ebola and Globally Emerging Infectious Disease Threats
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:LB-14-01

Keywords: Infectious Diseases, Emergency Preparedness, Public Health Workforce, Occupational Health And Safety

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Sexuality Education as Part of a Comprehensive Health Education Program in K to 12 Schools
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:20143

Keywords: Reproductive And Sexual Health, Adolescent Health, Health Education

policy statement on sexuality education in schools

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Reduction of Bullying to Address Health Disparities Among LGBT Youth
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:20142

Keywords: Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender, Adolescent Health, Violence

policy statement on reducing bullying as a way to address health disparities among LGBT youth

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Reducing Non Medically Indicated Elective Inductions of Labor
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:20141

Keywords: Maternal And Child Health

Policy statement on reducing labor inductions when not medically indicated

Policy Statement

Support for Community Health Worker Leadership in Determining Workforce Standards for Training and Credentialing
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:201414

Keywords: Public Health Workforce, Professional Education And Training, Community Health Centers, State And Local Health Departments

Policy Statement

Preventing Environmental and Occupational Health Effects of Diesel Exhaust
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:20147

Keywords: Occupational Health And Safety, OSHA Occupational Safety And Health Administration, OSHA, Environmental Health, EPA Environmental Protection Agency, Pollution

Policy Statement

Support for Social Determinants of Behavioral Health and Pathways for Integrated and Better Public Health
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:201415

Keywords: Mental Behavioral Health, Health Care, Health Services, Social Determinants of Health

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Ensuring Workplace Protections for Temporary Workers
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:20148

Keywords: Occupational Health And Safety, OSHA, OSHA Occupational Safety And Health Administration, Employment, Workers Compensation

Policy Statement

Removing Barriers to Mental Health Services for Veterans
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:201411

Keywords: Armed Forces, Military, Mental Behavioral Health, Warfare

Policy Statement

Supporting the Goal of a Tobacco Free Military
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:201412

Keywords: Military, Tobacco, Armed Forces, Cigarettes, Smoking

Policy Statement

Supporting Breastfeeding Worldwide through Maternity Protection
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:20145

Keywords: Maternal And Child Health, WIC Women Infants And Children, Breastfeeding, Global Health, International Health

policy statement on breastfeeding

Policy Statement

Regulating Commercially Legalized Marijuana as a Public Health Priority
  • Date:NOV 18 2014
  • Policy Statement Number:201410

Keywords: Illicit Drugs, Marijuana