Supporting state and territorial health agencies to advance health equity and optimal health for all.



Making Sure Maine Youth Matter

Maine launched an innovative initiative focused on improving future health outcomes for youth by helping them connect to their communities and reminding them that that they matter.

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Approaching Summer, States Ramping Up Water Protections

As the weather warms, state and territorial health agencies prepare to address a rise in public health risks associated with recreational water activities, such as water-related injury, drowning, waterborne disease outbreaks, and exposure to harmful algae or cyanobacteria.

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Public Health Frameworks to Advance Healthy Aging

This document highlights existing healthy aging frameworks that include health promotion, injury prevention, and chronic disease management, to optimize the physical, cognitive, and mental health statuses of an individual.
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Public Health Trailblazers

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The Leadership Trailblazer series spotlights remarkable figures from the public sector and private industry who are breaking molds, reshaping the world of public health, and forging the paths for the future public health workforce. Learn what inspires, motivates, and keeps these leaders moving forward, especially in the face of great adversity.

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Upcoming Events

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    Health Equity Summit: Action With Intention
    Save the date and join ASTHO from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET for a national convening of state and island jurisdiction health officials, federal and local partners, and stakeholders committed to advancing health equity. The summit will feature examples of how health officials are building upon lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic and promoting antiracism by transforming systems to achieve racial equity and eliminate health disparities.
    Jul 27, 2022
    Virtual, Online

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