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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APHA Health Equity

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 IPHA 78th Annual Conference: Healthy by Design Keynote Speaker

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 Equity Health Administration 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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HIV/AIDS, STIs and Viral Hepatitis Health Equity

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 Health Education/Promotion

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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Health Equity APHA 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

Illinois HIV Care Connect Introduces ‘Good Health Is More Than Health Care’ Quiz

Quiz is first step in campaign to help residents living with HIV affected by social determinants of health

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HIV Care Connect Health Equity HIV/AIDS, STIs and Viral Hepatitis

New Resource Guide for Health and Education Partners

New APHA resource guide to help school, health and community partners create supportive environments and improve health and education outcomes for vulnerable students.

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Health Equity Student Academia Health Education/Promotion

Special Populations Tool Kits

View new tool kits for researchers who work with populations that are underrepresented in research.

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Epidemiology and Health Statistics Academia Student Health Equity

IPHA Seeking Nominations for Public Health Awards

The awards will be presented at the Friends of Public Health Celebration that will be held during the IPHA 77th Annual Conference on the evening of Wednesday, September 6, 2018. Deadline to submit award nominations is July 29, 2018!

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Health Equity Annual Meeting Committee Student Awards Volunteers Health Administration Health Education/Promotion Academia Social Justice Leadership IPHA 77th Annual Conference IPHA 77th Annual Conference: # Public Health Proud Advocacy

Learn how you can join the NIH All of Us Research Program

Part of the National Institutes of Health, All of Us is expected to be the largest and most diverse longitudinal health research program ever developed.

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All of Us Research Epidemiology and Health Statistics Health Equity

Health News Illinois: Report: Child death rates in Illinois reveal racial, county disparities

While the overall child death rate in Illinois was consistent with the national average in 2015, the rate masks disparities across counties and racial groups, according to an analysis released last week by Voices for Illinois Children.

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Injury Control/EMS Health Equity

APHA & CDC Webinar: Climate Changes Health Equity

APHA and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are proud to present a live conversation on Climate Changes Health Equity on June 28 from 1:00–2:30 p.m. ET.

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Health Equity Webinar Environmental Health Climate Change

IPHA Signs on to Letter Opposing Family Separation at the Border

IPHA, along with more than 540 national and state organizations, signed on to a letter calling for the end of the harmful and inhumane practice of separating immigrant children from their parents.

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Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Health Equity Immigration

Upcoming webinars for National Minority Health Month

Learn more about health equity during DHHS, OMH Webinar Series throughout April.

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National Minority Health Month Webinar Health Equity Health Education/Promotion

Upcoming Training - "LGBT: What You Need to Know"

A training by The Phoenix Center to help you better understand and serve the LGBT community.

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Health Equity Health Education/Promotion HIV/AIDS, STIs and Viral Hepatitis

April is National Minority Health Month!

Access resources to help celebrate Minority Health Month.

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Minority Health Month Health Equity

Great Lakes Health Equity Webinar: Equity in Quality

Join a webinar on March 23 hosted by the Great Lakes Health Equity Council (RHEC V).

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Health Equity Webinar

HIV Internalized Stigma Fact Sheet + Infographics

CDC has released a new HIV internalized stigma fact sheet and infographics available for use. Each infographic has a web address at the bottom that links back to the fact sheet.

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HIV/AIDS, STIs and Viral Hepatitis Health Equity Stigma

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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.