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.
A communication toolkit for Public Health Emergency Preparedness (PHEP) cooperative agreement awardees, champions, and others interested in advancing PHEP program awareness.
ASTHO will identify up to five states to share perspectives on how multidisciplinary teams are used and successful efforts to promote workforce development and coordination across the spectrum of care.
ASTHO will fund up to three state or territorial health agencies with up to $20,000 each to participate in a capacity building project.
The National Forum for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention is sponsoring the Stronger Hearts Best Practices Awards.
Voices for Healthy Kids announced a Strategic Campaign Funds Open RFA opportunity that aims to fund strategic issue for specific advocacy campaigns focused on helping kids grow up at a healthy weight through state, local, and tribal public policy campaigns.
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.
Integration Success Stories
from states and territories
A yearly initiative of ASTHO to improve population health through the work of state public health agencies.
Member Spotlight: Elke Shaw-Tulloch
Elke Shaw-Tulloch, MHS is administrator of the Division of Public Health at the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, which serves the state by providing infrastructure for population health initiatives and acts as a first responder during times of public health need. She has been an ASTHO member since 2012 and she currently services on ASTHO’s board of directors.
ASTHO President Rallies Health Officials to Prevent Substance Misuse and Addictions
Substance misuse remains a serious and multifaceted public health problem in the United States, one that ASTHO President Jay Butler will confront as part of the 2017 President’s Challenge.
Leading State Health: David Sundwall on Public Health and the Presidential Election
With the transition to a new presidential administration, ASTHO continues to advance its nonpartisan agenda to transform state and territorial public health.
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New Orleans, LA
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