HEALTH EQUITY

Georges Benjamin and Carmelo Anthony

Coronavirus / Health Equity


COVID-19's impact on the black community
by

Louise Dettman

on

May 07, 2020

NBA superstar Carmelo Anthony interviews APHA’s Georges Benjamin, MD.
magnified image of coronavirus

Coronavirus / Health Equity


Equity at the intersection of race and housing
by

Louise Dettman

on

May 01, 2020

Addressing homelessness during the COVID-19 pandemic.
magnified image of coronavirus

Coronavirus / Health Equity


Addressing equity in the age of COVID-19
by

Aaron Warnick

on

April 01, 2020

Massachusetts task force calls on policymakers to take action.
David Williams at APHA lectern

Annual Meeting / The Nation's Health / Health Equity


Public health rallies around call for health equity at APHA 2018
by

Kim Krisberg

on

January 07, 2019

Read the highlights from APHA’s 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo in this exclusive report from The Nation's Health.
toddler boys playing in stream

Annual Meeting / Health Equity


Partnering for environmental health equity: 'Science is a tool for the people'
by

Louise Dettman

on

November 14, 2018

Partnerships are key to identifying environmental injustices and advancing the science necessary to protect vulnerable communities.
two women smiling

Annual Meeting / Health Equity


New research on advancing health equity among older rural adults
by

Melanie Padgett Powers

on

November 12, 2018

Prevention and health programs should be expanded in rural areas, with special efforts to reach older minority communities.
smiling woman standing next to bike

Transportation / The Nation's Health / Health Equity


Complete streets promoting health equity in communities
by

Julia Haskins

on

August 27, 2018

A “complete streets” approach ensures that mobility conditions are met for all.