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APTR Activities
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Newly Elected APTR President-Elect & Board of Directors »
The Association for Prevention Teaching and Research is pleased to announce the recently elected APTR President-Elect and...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
APTR/CDC Notice of Funding Opportunity »
Foundations of Population Health Science and Practice – Mini Course for Public Health Professionals Application Dea...
Thursday, February 21, 2019
APTR Announces the 2019 Class of Paul Ambrose Scholars »
APTR is proud to announce the 2019 class of Paul Ambrose Scholars. Thirty-eight (38) students were selected from 28 a...
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Now Accepting Applications for the 2019 Student Video Competition »
APTR and the Thomas Jefferson University College of Population Health are pleased to announce the 2019 Stud...
Friday, November 2, 2018
Call for Nominations: APTR Awards Program »
The Association for Prevention Teaching and Research invites its members to participate in the call for nominations of the...

Member News
Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Rosalind Franklin University Awarded Grant Through APTR-CDC Cooperative Agreement »
APTR Institutional Member Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science has been awarded $87,300 through...
Monday, July 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dr. Heiman Transitions from the Satcher Health Leadership Institute to Georgia State University »
Dr. Harry Heiman is leaving Satcher Health Leadership Institute (SHLI) to pursue an opportunity with the Georgia St...
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...

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 4, 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
Thursday, August 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC Public Health Informatics Fellowship Program »
Become a CDC Data Detective Get applied public health informatics training and use your computer science and informati...
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity »
CDC’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC), National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH), and the...
Monday, February 12, 2018
AHD Webinar on How Academic Health Department Partnerships Can Support PHAB and CEPH Accreditation »
Join the Council on Linkages Between Academia and Public Health Practice and the Public Health Foundation  (PHF) t...
Tuesday, February 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CEPH Invites Comments on Proposed Revised Accreditation Procedures »
The Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) invites review and comment on its  proposed revised Accreditation P...
Wednesday, January 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Register for the Second Meeting of the Secretary’s Advisory Committee for 2030 »
Be a Part of the Healthy People 2030 Development Process! Register Now | February 13, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p....

Resources
Monday, April 17, 2017
APTR Announces New Anti-Racism Toolkit »
The APTR anti-racism toolkit is designed to assist health professional faculty address and seek to reduce the effects of r...
Thursday, March 31, 2016   (1 Comment - 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 5, 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...

Advocacy
Monday, July 15, 2019
APTR Urges Congress to Pass the Dream Act of 2019 »
APTR has joined 70 health professions organizations in urging legislative action by Senate leadership for individuals with...
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
APTR Urges Congress to Include Recommended Report Language Around Maternal Mental Health Disorders »
APTR and other national, regional, and local organizations request from Congress representatives the addition of specific...
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
APTR Recommends Increase in HRSA Discretionary Funding »
APTR and members of the Friends of HRSA Coalition recommend providing $8.56 billion for discretionary Health Resources and...
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
APTR Urges Congress to Increase CDC Environmental Health Funding »
APTR joined public health and environmental health organizations to express our support for increased funding for the Cent...
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
APTR Supports Reintroduction of the Climate Change Health Protection and Promotion Act »
APTR joined public health and medical organizations to thank Senator Edward Markey (MA) and Congressman Matt Cartwright (P...

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