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Latest News

NPHW Proclamation

April 06, 2015

National Public Health Week starts today! To kick things off, President Obama issued a proclamation recognizing the value public health workers deliver to our country every day. Take a look!

APHA’s Benjamin on CBS News: Public health can prevent gun violence

August 31, 2015

Should gun violence be treated as a public health issue? APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, joined CBS News last week to discuss how public health can address this growing crisis.

Aug. 31 news: Celebrities help and hurt health campaigns, power outages, health reform

August 31, 2015

Check out today's public health news on Monday, Aug. 31, 2015.