2013 results are most complete assessment of national health security preparedness to date.
ASTHO seeks participants in a capacity building project to pilot the development and use of viral hepatitis epidemiologic profiles.
Funding will enhance state and territorial health agency capacity to understand, conduct, and promote health impact assessments.
This document is meant to orient state and territorial health officials to the role they play in promoting health equity.
ASTHO's letter recommends that e-cigarettes should be tested and regulated as rigorously as conventional tobacco products.
A look at statewide initiatives which promote increasing physical activity across multiple sectors and throughout the lifespan.
Toolkits to help public health officials understand and use legal authorities to prepare for and respond to emergencies.
ASTHO's Tobacco Control web page has been redesigned and features new resources geared toward state health agencies.
A resource for promoting a Health in All Policies (HiAP) approach to policymaking and program development.
A variety of resources compiled by ASTHO on efforts to prevent firearm injuries and deaths.
Primary Care and Public Health Highlights newsletter
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Improving birth outcomes in the U.S. Read more »
Teens Who Feel Supported At Home And School Sleep Better
The notoriously short night's sleep that many tired adolescents get isn't all about surging hormones and too much homework, according to a sociologist who looked at shifting sleep patterns from ages 12 to 15. Teens who report good relationships with family and schoolmates tend to sleep better.
Race trumps economic status in access to healthy food
A study finds that when compared with other neighborhoods and without regard to income, predominantly black neighborhoods have the most limited access to supermarkets and to the healthier foods such markets sell.
Second Meningitis Outbreak Erupts In Southern California
A meningitis outbreak at the University of California, Santa Barbara is causing the same kind of illnesses seen earlier at Princeton, but public health officials say a different bacterial strain is to blame.
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Dec 17, 2013
Worksite Wellness Webinar
Mar 4-6, 2014
Loews Madison Hotel, Washington, DC
Sep 9-11, 2014
Hyatt Regency - Tamaya, Albuquerque, NM
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