ASTHO will fund approximately eight state or territorial health agencies to participate in a capacity building project to develop viral hepatitis epidemiologic profiles. Proposals are due Nov. 8, 2016.
ASTHO will provide support to states in their health transformation activities and encourage the adoption of emerging strategies to improve population health. Deadline extended to Nov. 4, 2016.
ASTHO has activated its Incident Command Structure in response to the threat posed by Zika virus. On this site we share updates and resources from state and federal health agencies and their partners.
Resources to help local, state, and territorial health departments have better access to the electronic health record systems in healthcare facilities during outbreaks.
This issue brief from ASTHO overviews the health and quality of life challenges faced by family caregivers employed outside of the home.
ASTHO supports access to quality reproductive health services.
An overview of community health centers and opportunities for public health professionals and community health centers to develop meaningful partnerships.
See the level of funding the president proposes for major public health initiatives.
Integration Success Stories
from states and territories
Improving birth outcomes in the U.S. Read more »
Social Determinants of Health and Infant Mortality: Policies and Programs on Social Stratification to Reduce Inequalities
Each day this week, ASTHO’s blog StatePublicHealth.org will take a look at a set of strategies developed by the Social Determinants of Health Learning Network as part of the nationwide Infant Mortality Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network (CoIIN). Today, the topic is policies and programs that address social stratification and reduce inequalities.
Social Determinants of Health Learning Network: Innovation to Advance 20 Core Strategies
This week we're running a series of blog posts on 20 strategies intended to help states implement innovative, evidence-based policies and programs to improve social determinants of health and equity in birth outcomes in the U.S.
Place Matters in Determining Rural Population and Individual Health
Barriers to access and social determinants of health specific to rural areas can contribute to rural disparities in health and highlight a need for place-based interventions.
Nov 7, 2016
3 p.m. - 4 p.m. ET (webinar)
Apr 24-26, 2017
Albuquerque, NM (meeting)
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