New APHA Racial Equity Guide

To help you use the APHA webinars to initiate or deepen anti-racism efforts in your organizations, schools and communities, we’ve developed a discussion guide to be used along with viewing the webinar recordings.

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Health Equity APHA Racism

Lupus Outreach, Education and Clinical Trials

This is a 4-year partnership between Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Harvard Schoolof Medicine Brigham Women's Hospital, the Illinois Public Health Association and the Lupus Society of Illinois

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Lupus Health Education/Promotion Health Equity

IPHA Releases Statement on Public Health Crisis of Racism and Violence

The Illinois Public Health Association (IPHA) released the following statement on Wednesday, June 3:

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Policy & Legislative Committee Health Equity Press Releases Racism Violence Prevention

COVID-19 and Health Equity: Exploring Disparities and Long-Term Health Impacts - Free NAM-APHA Webinar

COVID-19 Conversations Webinar Series

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COVID-19 Coronavirus Webinar APHA Health Equity

Tangible support for undocumented immigrants during COVID-19 from Immigrants Rising:

List of resources to help undocumented immigrants navigate the crisis from Immigrants Rising

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Health Equity COVID-19 Coronavirus

14th Annual Vive tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving! Chicago Family Health and Wellness Fair

The health fair event will be held at McKinley park on May 30th, 2020.

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exhibit Minority Health Health Education/Promotion Health Equity

OMH Announces Active & Healthy Challenge for National Minority Health Month 2020

National Minority Health Month begins on April 1, 2020 with the theme Active & Healthy

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Minority Health Month Health Equity Health Education/Promotion

Environmental Justice Grants Opportunity

The Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving (EJCPS) Cooperative Agreement Program provides funding to develop and implement community-driven solutions that address environmental and/or public health issues for underserved communities.

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Funding Health Equity Environmental Health Grant Opportunity

East St. Louis Thanksgiving Food Giveaway & Resource Fair

Molina Healthcare and New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church have partnered together to host a Thanksgiving Food Giveaway & Resource Fair.

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Health Equity Food and Nutrition

FREE Mammograms through the Regional Cancer Partnership

Uninsured, high co-pay, age 40 or older or family history of breast cancer

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Health Equity

Community Outreach and Resource Fair for refugees with disabilities

IDHS and the Division of Rehabilitation Services invite you to an afternoon of discussion, collaboration, and insight with Partners of Refugees in Illinois Disability Employment (PRIDE).

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Health Equity

Webinar - Enhancing the Diversity of the Public Health Workforce: Why Diversity, Inclusion and Competencies

The Region V Public Health Training Center and the National Council for Behavioral Health, is hosting a webinar on October 23.

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Webinar Student Health Equity Academia Health Administration

New APHA Health Equity fact sheet

"Creating the Healthiest Nation: Water and Health Equity” is the latest release in APHA’s series of fact sheets on health equity.

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Health Equity Environmental Health APHA

HMPRG Forum: Health Reform Impacts, Challenges, and the Future

The forum will include a few panels to discuss health reform from the perspective of: state government; providers and other safety net organizations; and health advocates.

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Health Equity

Policy Link - Counting a Diverse Nation: Disaggregating Data on Race and Ethnicity to Advance a Culture of Health

The report has been made possible through a grant to PolicyLink from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

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Health Equity

APHA Partners with Communities for Healthier School Climates

Read the impact report to learn about APHA's journey to prevent dropout and reduce social inequities that derail health and educational success for students across the country.

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Health Equity APHA

Meet the Opening Keynote Speaker: Sarah Stewart de Ramirez, MD, MPH, MSc

Find out more about who will be the the Opening Keynote Speaker for the 78th Annual Conference

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Health Equity Keynote Speaker IPHA 78th Annual Conference: Healthy by Design

Rural Impact County Challenge (RICC) Action Learning Cohort

County Health Rankings & Roadmaps (CHR&R) and the National Association of Counties (NACo) are excited to announce the Rural Impact County Challenge (RICC) Action Learning Cohort

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Health Administration Health Equity Rural Health

CDC: 80% of new HIV infections linked to people not in care

Most people with new HIV infections in the U.S. are either unaware of their HIV status or know their status but are not receiving HIV care.

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Health Equity HIV/AIDS, STIs and Viral Hepatitis

APHA Health Equity Fact Sheets

APHA has released the first three fact sheets in a health equity series.

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APHA Health Education/Promotion Health Equity

Messaging to Advance Health Equity in Public Policy Webinar

Join the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) on June 12 as it hosts the second webinar in its Culture of Health Program Webinar Series.

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Webinar Health Equity

Cook County Health Research and Innovation Summit: Housing is Health

On May 22, Cook County Health (CCH) will host its second Research and Innovation Summit, Housing is Health, to discuss opportunities for improving care for the homeless.

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Health Equity

APHA announces Center for Climate, Health and Equity

The vision is to address climate change in ways that improve public health and health equity, creating the healthiest nation in one generation.

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Climate Change Health Equity APHA

New APHA health equity fact sheets

APHA has released the first three fact sheets in a health equity series.

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APHA Health Equity Fact Sheet

New Health & Medicine Talk will look at disparities in maternal health and mortality

Join HMPRG for their next Health & Medicine Talk on 12/18.

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Health Equity Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health

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Health Equity

The Health Equity Section aim to increase awareness about health disparities gaps, and promotes the formulation of public health strategies, policies and research that improve access to a healthy living and quality of life. The section fosters the enhancement of data that recognizes emerging concerning trends and successful outcomes through the utilization of a broad range of communication and health education strategies.