The Vision Awards recognize outstanding state and territorial health department programs and initiatives that use a creative approach to address public health needs. Application deadline is May 31.
Nominations now open! Recognize your colleagues for achievement, excellence, and outstanding service in public health.
Presentation slides from the CCC in-person meeting on how to prepare for, mitigate and react to the effects of climate change.
A variety of resources compiled by ASTHO on efforts to prevent firearm injuries and deaths.
Included in the reductions are significant cuts to some important public health programs, but increased funding for others.
ASTHO has developed a series of transportation, land use, and community design cross-sectoral, evidence-based policy guides.
ASTHO's executive director testified on March 13 on the importance of supporting public health in America.
A summary of the antiviral distribution and dispensing activities conducted by health departments in response to the H1N1 pandemic.
This primer explores ways to create successful partnerships among state health agencies, tribes, and tribal organizations.
A resource for promoting a Health in All Policies (HiAP) approach to policymaking and program development.
Strategies for integrating primary care and public health
Building better health together.
Coverage of the sequester and its impact on public
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H7N9 bird flu can pass between mammals, researchers find
Working with ferrets, an animal that is often studied to gain insight into flu transmissibility in people, scientists in China, Canada and the U.S. found that H7N9 could spread from one ferret to another -- suggesting that it could also pass between humans.
Alabama Outbreak a 'Pseudocluster,' Not H7N9
An outbreak of respiratory illness in Alabama turned out to be a "pseudocluster” of unrelated disease, an official said.
Report: Nation's kids need to get more physical
The Institute of Medicine is recommending that schools provide opportunities for at least 60 minutes of physical activity each day for students and that PE become a core subject.
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The Westin Denver Downtown
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Sep 17-20, 2013
Marriott Renaissance SeaWorld
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