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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!

Q&A with CDC researcher, Mark Faul: Disparities in naloxone administration

May 04, 2015

A recent study from AJPH looks at the use of naloxone in treating opioid overdoses and how disparities interact with the administration of the drug. Hear more from our Q&A with the lead researcher.

Bill proposes minimum wage increase: ‘Too many people have too little’

May 04, 2015

The Raise the Wage Act, which would increase the minimum wage from $7.25 per hour to $12 by 2020, has undeniable public health implications.