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Coronavirus / Infectious Disease


Please stay home
by

Donya Currie

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April 03, 2020

"Together we are the best defense against this pandemic."
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Coronavirus / Infectious Disease


COVID-19 is a pandemic, "but people should not panic."
by

Donya Currie

on

March 12, 2020

APHA's Georges Benjamin, MD, shares some reassurance and reminders
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Infectious Disease / All Things APHA / Health Topics / Coronavirus


APHA helping spread facts, not fear, about the novel coronavirus
by

Donya Currie

on

March 05, 2020

We're stressing "the importance of science-based decisionmaking and clear, factual communications."
Judith Monroe and Pam Aaltonen

Annual Meeting


Public health heroes honored at APHA 2019
by

Donya Currie

on

November 06, 2019

The Tuesday night Public Health Awards Ceremony in Philadelphia gave a nod to some of the field's best.
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Annual Meeting


Justice at the dinner table
by

Donya Currie

on

November 05, 2019

Community health advocates are using prescriptions for fresh produce to improve food justice.
Jessica Roach, Chanel Porchia and Angela D. Ainia

Annual Meeting


Birth injustice needs everyone’s attention
by

Donya Currie

on

November 04, 2019

Racism is the root of black women’s high maternal death rate, and public health has a huge role to play in turning things around.
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Annual Meeting


Happy feet, fancy moves at the 2019 APHA Dance Party
by

Donya Currie

on

November 04, 2019

The beat was definitely thumping to kick off APHA 2019 in style last night.