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ASTHO members visit Capitol HillARLINGTON, VA (Mar. 13, 2019)—Over 80 state, local, and territorial health officials from across the country met with members of congress on Capitol Hill together. The aim of their visits was to share the critical need to sustain investments in public health agencies that protect and promote the health of all Americans and prevent sequester cuts in the FY20 budget…“Every person and every community should have the opportunity to be as healthy as possible. As part of ASTHO’s President’s Challenge, additional federal resources will help equip health officials to mobilize community-led, place-based collectives to improve the way we live, work, and play,” says Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH, ASTHO president and director of the Rhode Island Department of Health.




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2019

[Article] | Community-Led Initiatives: The Key to Healthy and Resilient Communities

Apr. 12 [Article] | Middle Class in NJ: Where You Grow up Determines If You Will Be Rich or Poor

Apr. 7 [Article] | Beyond Sustainability - Restoring, Repairing and Creating Resiliency in Our Community

Apr. 4 [Article] | Easing Social Isolation with Community-Led Project Spaces

Apr. 1 [ASTHO Press Release] | ASTHO Celebrates National Public Health Week

Mar. 4 [Article] | Partnerships the Key to Health Care Transformation, CEO of MUSC tells Rotarians

Mar. 2 [Article] | Poor City Services Threaten Community Health

Feb. 19 [Article] | New Opportunity Zones Could Jumpstart Depressed Economies. If Only We Knew.

Feb. 12 [Article] | Community Initiatives Share a Vision for North Carolina at IEI Forum

Feb. 2 [Article] | Kresge Kick-starts Collaboration to Break Poverty Cycle

[Blog] | Building Healthy and Resilient Communities to Accelerate Population Health Improvements

Jan. 24 [Article] | How Michigan's Place-based Initiatives are Addressing Health Equity at a Regional Level

Jan. 22 [Article] | Social Isolation is a National Epidemic and Should Be Treated as Such | Opinion

Jan. 22 [Article] | Motivating Collaborations: The Convergence of Public Health and Community Development

Jan. 18 [Article] | 3 Steps to Making Multistakeholder Partnerships a Powerful Force  

Jan. 18 [Article] | Health Care Takes Place Beyond the Doctor's Office | Opinion

Jan. 11 [Article] | Building Resilience: Behind a Gift to Help Communities Bounce Back After a Crisis Hits

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