Category Archives: professional orgs

Happy May – and some current PH thinking!

How about a few words on political apathy and public health issues – straight from Georges Benjamin, the current Executive Director of APHA? Next up – a quick (3-minute) video on Healthier Washington, with key policymakers discussing an important pilot … Continue reading

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Thinking about where your public health degree will take you?

The APHA just alerted its email subscribers to this well-written blog post encouraging undergraduate students to consider a career in governmental public health. Read it and get your “hmmm…. maybe!” juices flowing.

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PNW SOPHE Scholarship opportunity!

Hello majors! Just received an announcement from PNW SOPHE. If you are a current PNW SOPHE member AND have time by this Friday to work on and submit a quick application for a small cash award, please check out the … Continue reading

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The power of language – challenges and opportunities!

This just in: How we talk about things matters! A new post on APHA‘s Public Health Newswire reminds us that not everyone understands, or likes the term “public health” – and that’s important, right? Thoughts? Solutions? What does this mean … Continue reading

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Your APHA’s take on Social Media to advance public health! – Read on…

Don’t get the Public Health Newswire delivered to your email inbox? Set it up by subscribing when you read the post at the link below! Meanwhile, visit the current edition and in particular this interesting post about using social media … Continue reading

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