GUEST POST

Raed Mansour

Guest Post / NPHW


NPHW guest post: 4 strategies for using technology in public health
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David Fouse

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April 04, 2019

Raed Mansour, APHA member and director for the Office of Innovation at the Chicago Department of Public Health, outlines four approaches for putting technology to use in public health, today's National Public Health Week theme.
Dara Richardson Heron

Guest Post / NPHW


NPHW guest post: The importance of precision medicine for rural communities
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David Fouse

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April 03, 2019

Today's National Public Health Week theme is rural health and our guest blog is by Dara Richardson-Heron, MD, with the All of Us Research Program.
Brett Giroir

Guest Post


'My first year at HHS assistant secretary for health' — Adm. Brett Giroir, MD
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David Fouse

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February 15, 2019

HHS Assistant Secretary for Health Adm. Brett Giroir reflects on the accomplishments of his office and looks to the public health work ahead.
Jaime Zaplatosch

Environment / Guest Post


Green schoolyards offer equitable access to nature
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Louise Dettman

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December 20, 2018

Helping children play, learn and grow with nature in their everyday lives
APHA 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo

Annual Meeting / Guest Post


Health in All Policies, health equity to be featured at APHA 2018
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Megan Lowry

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October 24, 2018

This guest post from Colin Gutierrez explores opportunities to engage with the Health in All Policies concept at APHA 2018.
Kate Robb

Child Health / Guest Post


Protecting children's health
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Louise Dettman

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October 11, 2018

Oct. 11 is Children’s Environmental Health Day
logo, March for Science

All Things APHA / Guest Post


March for Science's Week of Action: How public health can get involved
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Megan Lowry

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September 27, 2018

Public Health Newswire interviewed Caroline Weinberg, interim executive director of the March for Science about the Week of Action.
Jerome Adams in front of Capitol

Guest Post


Vice Admiral Jerome Adams' year in review
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David Fouse

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September 05, 2018

One year after being sworn in as U.S. surgeon general, Vice Admiral Jerome Adams reflects on his work over the last 12 months and outlines his vision for the future.
logo, @ClimateChangesHealth

Guest Post / Climate Change


Addressing climate-related health inequity
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Louise Dettman

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August 30, 2018

A new report helps local health departments provide effective and inclusive care.
Linda Rudolph

Climate Change / Guest Post


It's time for local health departments to act on climate change
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Louise Dettman

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August 15, 2018

APHA member Linda Rudolph, with the Public Health Institute, announces a new resource: "Climate Change, Health and Equity: A Guide for Local Health Departments."
Environmental Public Health

Environment / Guest Post / Voices


Q&A with Dr. Gregory Kearney: “Environmental Public Health: The Practitioner’s Guide”
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Ayanna Tucker

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July 31, 2018

A new guide is available to assist environmental health practitioners and public health professionals. We asked APHA member Greg Kearney to tell us more.
Truth initiative inspiring tobacco-free lives

Voices / Guest Post


Q&A with Truth Initiative CEO and president Robin Koval: Opioid education and prevention campaign
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Ayanna Tucker

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July 26, 2018

Public Health Newswire spoke with APHA member Robin Koval, CEO and president of the Truth Initiative to discuss their new opioid campaign and the role of public health in reducing the epidemic.