Category Archives: APHA

Announcing call for 2018 Public Health Fellowship in Government

The Fellowship in Government provides a unique public policy learning experience, demonstrates the value of science-government interaction and enhances public health science and practical knowledge in government. APHA is looking for candidates with strong public health credentials and an interest in serving as a staff person in the U.S. Congress. The fellowship is based in… Read More »

APHA Learning Institute on How to Evaluate Public Health Programs

This is a day long workshop before the APHA conference in November on how to evaluate public health programs. The steps and standards of the CDC Framework for Program Evaluation will be utilized as a systematic process to conducting evaluations. For details and registration click here the link below.  

May Webinars – 5/9 and 5/18

Plan4Health: Nutrition webinar:  Tuesday, May 9 Join us for the third webinar of a three-part series to learn about the Plan4Health Initiative, and the importance of planning and public health to create the healthiest nation. Presenters will talk about nutrition focused policies, systems and environmental strategies that improve access to food and beverage options. Objectives… Read More »

HEALTH REFORM

The American Public Health Association comments on the the plan to replace the Affordable Care Act. House plan to replace Affordable Care Act jeopardizes the lives of Americans  

PHF Public Health Improvement Resource Center

PHF Public Health Improvement Resource Center- The Public Health Foundation’s Public Health Improvement Resource Center website was created to meet the needs and interests of states, communities, and the public in supporting public health improvement. This website serves as a gateway to information and resources on building capacity of public health systems.

America Walks – 2017 Walking College Fellowship

Looking for a way to gain the skills and knowledge you need to make your community more walk-able? America Walks invites you to apply for a 2017 Walking College Fellowship – http://americawalks.org/walkingcollege/ – to help you take your local advocacy work to the next level. The application process opens on February 1st, there’s an “Orientation… Read More »