HEALTH EQUITY

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All Things APHA / Health Equity


Healthy People a key tool in achieving health equity
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Kailey Shanks

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October 21, 2020

In a new webinar from APHA, health officials discuss how to use Healthy People to impact social determinants.
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All Things APHA / Health Equity / Guest Post


Creating change in housing and health equity
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October 09, 2020

New report highlights history of racism in housing and how to address it.
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All Things APHA / Health Equity


Advancing racial equity by re-imagining law enforcement
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Sophie Wazlowski

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September 21, 2020

APHA webinar examines police reforms from a public health perspective.
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Coronavirus / Health Equity


Help find a vaccine for COVID-19
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Donya Currie

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August 18, 2020

Adults 18 and older needed for clinical prevention studies
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All Things APHA / Climate Change / Environment / Health Equity


Energy justice is a public health issue
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July 31, 2020

APHA's Center for Climate, Health and Equity talks with ecoAmerica about its priorities.
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The Nation's Health / Coronavirus / Health Equity


Unequal impacts: Q&A with Salud America leader Amelie Ramirez on Hispanics and COVID-19
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Aaron Warnick

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July 30, 2020

"Many of our families may not have access to computers and if they can’t get access to the libraries for kids to complete their school assignments, that has created an extra strain on our families."
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All Things APHA / Coronavirus / Health Equity


Addressing intimate partner violence within the Black community
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Louise Dettman

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July 22, 2020

A conversation with Karma Cottman of the National Center on Violence Against Women in the Black Community.
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All Things APHA / Health Equity


Healthiest Cities and Counties Challenge announces 20 project team locations
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Louise Dettman

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July 16, 2020

APHA collaborates on capacity-building efforts to accelerate community change.
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All Things APHA / Climate Change / Environment / Health Equity


Where there’s wildfire, there’s smoke
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Sophie Wazlowski

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July 06, 2020

Like so many climate change effects, growing wildfire threats disproportionately impact vulnerable communities.
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All Things APHA / Coronavirus / Health Equity / Words from Members / Guest Post


Easing the burden of COVID-19 on U.S. Pacific Islanders
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Louise Dettman

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July 01, 2020

A new nationwide effort, the Pacific Islander COVID-19 Response Team, is working to keep communities safe.