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Think you owe something to public health? Go ahead and thank a public health person! November 21 is Public Health Thank You Day. Click here to learn a few reasons why we might want to recognize the work of public … Continue reading
First lady Michelle Obama announced an important public health win yesterday: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is changing the nutrition facts label in some significant ways, The new changes take effect for large manufactures on July 26, 2018. Smaller … Continue reading
PH major moving to new departmental home: You may have heard a bit about this news on the wind, but now it’s official! As of July 1, 2016, the Purser Building will hold a new department – Health Sciences. Your … Continue reading
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
Click here to read about public health priorities for our new year, from the national perspective.
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
NPHW begins Monday April 6. How do YOU think we should celebrate Public Health?