ANNUAL MEETING

Indian couple chopping vegetables

Annual Meeting


Justice at the dinner table
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Donya Currie

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November 05, 2019

Community health advocates are using prescriptions for fresh produce to improve food justice.
woman between two men seated on stage

Annual Meeting / Climate Change


Lancet report on climate and health coming Nov. 13
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Mark Barna

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November 05, 2019

Evidence continues to show climate change is harming human health globally.
people marching with protest signs

Annual Meeting


‘Public health demands — close the camps!’
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Aaron Warnick

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November 05, 2019

APHA Annual Meeting attendees and other public health advocates took to the streets of Philadelphia on Tuesday morning to call for an end to family separations, anti-immigrant rhetoric and deportation.
woman drinking water

Annual Meeting


Water is an equity issue: ‘Everyone deserves clean water’
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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.
smiling women in CHPPD Day of Action photo frame

Annual Meeting


CHPPD Section encourages hands-on public health at Day of Action
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Aaron Warnick

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November 05, 2019

Attendees come together around housing and health.
Public Health Code of Ethics

Annual Meeting


Let's get ethical
by

Mark Barna

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November 05, 2019

Public health is getting a new code of ethics.
diverse kids on playground

Annual Meeting


Social inequity: The next big public health intervention
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Louise Dettman

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November 05, 2019

Advancing racial equity panel offers promising solutions.
Jessica Roach, Chanel Porchia and Angela D. Ainia

Annual Meeting


Birth injustice needs everyone’s attention
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Donya Currie

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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.

 APHA 2019 Annual Meeting & Expo Philadelphia Nov. 2-6 Creating the Healthiest Nation: For science. For action. For health.

 FRESH PERSPECTIVES hosted by the de Beaumont Foundation