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APTR Activities
Tuesday, January 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Deadline Extended for the 2016-17 APTR Preventive Medicine Residency Rotation Program »
Extended Application Deadline: January 26, 2016 Program details, learning objectives, and application requiremen...
Wednesday, December 02, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Webinar: APTR Residency Rotations in Preventive Medicine Application Overview »
Join us for a webinar on Dec 10, 2015 at 2:00 PM EST. Register now! https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/regis...
Wednesday, November 18, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
APTR Releases Community Project Report on 2014 Ambrose Scholars »
APTR is pleased to release the  Community Project Report  detailing the achievements of the 2014 class of the...
Friday, October 23, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Student Call for Abstracts Now Open! »
APTR is pleased to invite student-submitted abstracts describing student initiatives or research projects for the annual m...
Friday, October 16, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Accepting Applications for APTR Residency Rotations in Preventive Medicine »
APTR is pleased to announce the availability of field placements (rotations) for preventive medicine and primary care re...

Member News
Tuesday, March 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
APTR 2015 Award Recipients »
Each year, APTR honors the most distinguished individuals and programs in the field of prevention and public health educat...
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Former APTR Fellow to become Acting CDC Country Director in Liberia »
Former APTR fellow, Dr. Daniel Singer, is stepping into the Ebola fight. Dr. Singer will transition to Liberia this month...
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
APTR Past-President Accepts Position As Division Chief of Family Medicine at Duke University »
Sharon K. Hull, MD, MPH, FAAFP, FACPM, Professor of Family and Community Medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NE...
Saturday, January 05, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
New M.S. in Biostatistics and M.A. of Biostatistics degree programs at OHSU »
The new Master of Science in Biostatistics and Master of Biostatistics (MBST) degree programs at Oregon Health Sciences Un...
Thursday, October 25, 2012
New Institute of Public Health and Medicine at Northwestern's Feinberg School of Medicine »
 Northwestern's Feinberg School of Medicineis seeking applications to fill 60 staff positions for itsrecently inaug...

Events
Tuesday, March 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Teaching Prevention 2015 Comes to a Close »
The APTR Annual meeting - Teaching Prevention 2015: Connect. Motivate. Innovate. Educate, held March 15-17, brought togeth...
Thursday, December 04, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Healthy People 2020 Webinar on Environmental Health and Tobacco Use »
Join the upcoming Healthy People 2020 webinar exploring progress in the Environmental Health and Tobacco Use topic areas o...

News From Our Partners
Tuesday, April 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Summer Fellowship Opportunities Available for Students »
Chronic Disease Research Seven summer fellowship opportunities are available with Global Health Living Foundation (GHLF...
Wednesday, October 21, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC Public Health Informatics Fellowship Program »
The Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR) is assisting the CDC Informatics Workforce Development Team t...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
New CDC Tool for Unintentional Injury Prevention »
CDC’s New Interactive Calculator for States - MV PICCS  In conjunction with CDC’s Vital Signs on Motor Vehicle Cra...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
The National Cancer Institute is accepting applications for its 2015 HCIP class »
Health Communications Internship Program (HCIP) Applications for the  2015 term are due by  March 3rd....
Tuesday, April 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AHRQ Seeks Nomination of New Members to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force »
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) welcomes nominations for new members to the U.S. Preventive Servic...

Resources
Thursday, March 31, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tools on Cultural Competency and Health Literacy »
Understanding the relationship between culture and communication is essential to meeting the needs of diverse popula...
Monday, August 31, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC’s Public Health 101 Series Now Available in New Formats »
CDC’s Public Health 101 Series is now available in various formats including E-Learning Courses and Quick Learn Lesson...
Monday, March 30, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Measles Edition of the MARTi Newsletter Now Available »
MARTi provides medical assistants easy access to credible and useful immunization information. The ongoing outbreaks of...
Friday, December 05, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Immunization Resource for Medical Assistants »
APTR is proud to announce the official launch of a new immunization resource, Medical Assistants Resources and Training on...
Tuesday, June 03, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Recommendations for Reducing Tobacco Use and Secondhand Smoke Exposure »
The Community Preventive Services Task Force (Task Force) released new recommendations for Reducing Tobacco Use and...

Advocacy
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
APTR Urges Support for National Health Care Workforce Commission »
APTR Urges Committee on Appropriations to support the National Health Care Workforce Commission APTR urges con...
Monday, February 11, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
APTR Joins Diverse Groups in Press Conference to Address Importance of Averting Sequestration »
On Monday, February 11th the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR) joined more than 3500 organiza...

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