Tag Archives: American Public Health Association

America’s Health Rankings 2011 Released

The 2011 Edition of America’s Health Rankings, from United Health Foundation, American Public Health Association and Partnership for Prevention was released yesterday. The report provides a state-by-state snapshot of population health based on 23 measures, and looks at four groups … Continue reading

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Healthy People 2020 Leading Indicators Released

The following was posted on the BHIC blog. This week, during the American Public Health Association 139th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, the Healthy People 2020 Leading Indicators were released.  This list of 12 Leading Health Indicators has been selected to … Continue reading

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Center for Health Literacy Conference

The following announcement comes from the Center for Health Literacy Conference website. https://www.plaintalkconf.com/ereg253970.cfm?pg=home The Center for Health Literacy in collaboration with the American Public Health Association presents its second annual conference: Plain Talk in Complex Times September 22-23, 2011 Arlington, … Continue reading

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CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT: Center for Health Literacy/APHA: Sept. 22-23

The following was posted on the HealthLiteracy Listserv. “The Center for Health Literacy, in collaboration with the American Public Health Association, is holding its conference “Plain Talk in Complex Times” on Sept. 22-23 in Arlington, Va. Key topics will be … Continue reading

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Minority and Public Health Observations

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day http://www.blackaidsday.org/ February 7, 2011 “It takes a Village to Fight HIV/AIDS” National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, February 7th of every year, is a national HIV testing and … Continue reading

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Webinar on the Affordable Care Act

Register online at: http://bit.ly/g2WFle Health Reform IS Working: A Webinar discussion on next steps for community prevention in the Affordable Care Act Monday December 20th 12:00-1:30 PM PST; 3:00-4:30 PM EST Join the American Public Health Association, Prevention Institute, Public … Continue reading

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Public Health Blogging From APHA’s 138th Annual Meeting

This is a special request from a fellow health blogger.     I pass this information along so that others can participate in the meeting in person or virtually. “Greetings fellow health blogger! Let me introduce myself: My name is Kim Krisberg … Continue reading

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