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APTR Activities
Friday, May 11, 2018
APTR Program Manager Position Open »
APTR is currently hiring a Program Manager.   The APTR Program Manager is responsible for planning, implementing...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Two New APTR Funding Opportunities with CDC »
APTR and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are pleased to announce the availability of funds to su...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Announcing APTR President for the 2018 - 2020 Term »
  Timothy P. Hickman, MD, MEd, MPH has been elected as the next APTR President. Dr. Hickman will serve as...
Tuesday, March 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
APTR Announces Finalists for 2018 IPE Student Video Case Competition »
2018 Interprofessional Student Video Case Competition APTR and the Thomas Jefferson University College of Population He...
Wednesday, March 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Announcing Selection for CDC Public Health Education Specialist »
Announcing Selections for CDC Public Health Education Specialist Opportunities Cheryl Gaddis, DrPH, MPH, CHES ...

Member News
Wednesday, April 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AJPM Special Initiative: Firearms Research »
APTR is pleased to announce that its journal, the American Journal of Preventive Medicine has joined other research outlet...
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, 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....
Thursday, September 15, 2016
ODPHP Webinar on Reproductive and Sexual Health »
Register Now  |  Thursday,   September 22, 2016 | 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. ET If you haven’t already, ple...

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, November 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
APTR Urges Congress to Address Firearm-related Injuries & Fatalities »
APTR joined other national medical, public health, and research organizations in urging congress to find a bipartisan path...
Thursday, July 20, 2017
APTR Signed Health Professions and Nursing Education Coalition's FY 2018 Budget Letter and Brochure »
APTR has signed on to support the Health Professions and Nursing Education Coalition's ( HPNEC ) advocacy and educati...
Monday, March 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
APTR Joins Letter Supporting Prevention and Public Health Fund »
APTR has joined over 500 organizations urging President Trump to protect the Prevention and P ublic Health Fund which th...
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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