AUTHOR ARCHIVE

logo, Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change

Climate Change / Findings


Countdown to climate action
by

Louise Dettman

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November 21, 2019

The Lancet releases its U.S. policy brief on climate change and health.
boy studying

Guest Post / Child Health


Ensuring every child can learn, heal and thrive
by

Louise Dettman

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November 19, 2019

How public health can improve health and education outcomes for all children ​
BE ANTIBIOTICS AWARE. SMART USE. BEST CARE

Health Topics / Prevention


This week and every week, be antibiotics aware
by

Louise Dettman

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November 18, 2019

U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week combats antibiotic resistance.
smiing family

Child Health / CDC / Findings


Protecting kids from adverse experiences can boost lifelong health
by

Louise Dettman

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November 15, 2019

New research from CDC shows impact of ACEs and the importance of prevention.
two women seated on stage

Climate Change


Visionary Leaders Symposium: 'Our planet is our patient.'
by

Louise Dettman

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November 08, 2019

Physicians for Social Responsibility inspires action and honors visionary leaders.
smiling Native American woman

Annual Meeting


Tribal tradition, culture and health in jeopardy
by

Louise Dettman

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November 05, 2019

American Indian and Alaska Native tribes are finding their traditional ways disrupted and their health impacted by environmental exposures.
woman drinking water

Annual Meeting


Water is an equity issue: ‘Everyone deserves clean water’
by

Louise Dettman

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November 05, 2019

Not all American communities can trust that the water coming out of their faucets is safe to drink.
diverse kids on playground

Annual Meeting


Social inequity: The next big public health intervention
by

Louise Dettman

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November 05, 2019

Advancing racial equity panel offers promising solutions.
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Annual Meeting / Climate Change


Emerging climate leaders: ‘We want to bring about structural change’
by

Louise Dettman

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November 04, 2019

Today's climate and health equity panel delivered strong messages on advocacy.
women speaking at table

Annual Meeting / Climate Change


Energy is a health equity issue
by

Louise Dettman

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November 04, 2019

The Climate Changes Health Roundtable at APHA 2019 zeroed in on energy justice.
Rachel McMonagle and Surili Patel with Climate Affiliate Award winner

Annual Meeting / Climate Change


Climate change advocates awarded at APHA 2019
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Louise Dettman

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November 03, 2019

APHA's Center for Climate, Health and Equity celebrated leaders taking action on addressing the health impacts of climate change.
family in warrior pose

Annual Meeting


Let’s walk the walk!
by

Louise Dettman

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November 02, 2019

Welcome to the APHA Annual Meeting Wellness Center.