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American Public Health Association
The American Public Health Association
(APHA) is an Association of individuals and organizations working to improve
the public's health and to achieve equity in health status for all.
What is Public Health?
"What is Public Health?" was created to answer three questions:
While viewing this website, we hope you will gain a better understanding of the various roles public health professionals play each day to ensure a healthy American public.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The federal CDC is the best online source for credible health information.
Association of Schools of Public Health
The Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH) is the only national organization representing the deans, faculty and students of the accredited member schools of public health and other programs seeking accreditation as schools of public health. Established in 1953 to facilitate communication among the leadership of schools, ASPH has gradually assumed a variety of functions, including:
In addition to its ongoing responsibilities as liaison between the schools, government, other professional bodies and the public, ASPH maintains a data center. Its current projects include collecting and analyzing data on applicants, students, graduates and faculty of the schools; conducting cost studies on education and expenditures within the schools; and preparing reports on trends in public health education.
Harvard School of Public Health
Virtual Library: Public Health
Public Health -- Wikipedia