The mission of apha press is to provide public health practitioners, scholars, and students with accessible and affordable resources of the highest quality while contributing to the financial health and supporting the mission of its parent organization, apha. 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 founded in 1872, apha is the oldest and largest organization of public health professionals in the world. 12 american public health association reviews a free inside look at company reviews and salaries posted anonymously by employees. Public health improves quality of life, extends life expectancy, reduces human suffering and saves resources over the long term donate today and help apha promote and protect the health of all people by creating the healthiest nation in one generation apha is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
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Take action send a message to your members of congress on a variety of current public health issues your voice will make a difference in the policymaking process. Notable dates 1872: the american public health association founded by dr stephen smith, a physician, attorney and commissioner of new york city’s metropolitan health board, puts forth the concept of a national health service. Us surgeon general delivers keynote address at national public health week forum.
Developed by three of the world's leading scientific organizations standard methods is produced with the combined resources and the collective knowledge of the largest public health and water associations in the world learn more. The american public health association champions the health of all people and all communities we strengthen the public health profession we speak out for public health issues and policies backed. The american public health association is the oldest and most diverse organization of public health professionals in the world and has been working to improve public health since 1872. The american journal of public health (ajph) is dedicated to the publication of original work in research, research methods, and program evaluation in the field of public health the mission of the journal is to advance public health research, policy, practice, and education.