woman drinking water

Annual Meeting


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

Louise Dettman

on

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
by

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
by

Louise Dettman

on

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
by

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.
logo, APHA 2019

Annual Meeting / Health Reform


Many Hispanic immigrants forgoing care due to fear, language barriers
by

Aaron Warnick

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November 04, 2019

Researchers discuss findings of their survey of Hispanic immigrants in the Midwest.
woman being comforted

Annual Meeting


In Pennsylvania, advocates work to reduce gun-related domestic violence
by

Melanie Padgett Powers

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November 04, 2019

Over the past 10 years, 1,600 Pennsylvanians died due to domestic violence. And at least 49% of those deaths involved firearms.
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Annual Meeting / Climate Change


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

Louise Dettman

on

November 04, 2019

Today's climate and health equity panel delivered strong messages on advocacy.

From APHA Press

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