Important Resources for Affiliate Leaders

State and Regional Public Health Associations
Access a directory of all of the state Affiliates and their leadership information.

Sections, SPIGs and Caucuses
Access information on all of the Sections, SPIGs and Caucuses as well as their leadership directories and web sites.

APHA Awards
Access the many awards given by APHA each year at Annual Meeting

APHA Calendar of Events
APHA has designed a calendar of events. Affiliates are welcome to submit their events to the calendar through the APHA web site.

Public Health CareerMart
APHA's Public Health CareerMart brings the best and brightest in public health right to your desktop. Job seekers can post their resumes and search for exciting new positions in public health.

Learn how to become a member of APHA as well as a student member of APHA.

APHA Executive Board
Access the Executive Board and APHA staff contact information.

Legislative, Advocacy and Policy Tools

Policies and Advocacy
Access APHA's priority issues any information on the work that APHA is doing on Capitol Hill and in coalitions. APHA's Weekly Legislative Update provides you with an in depth update on the status of public health issues pending on Capitol Hill. The update is a members-only benefit.

Legislative Action Center
Find  APHA Action Alerts, view important bills and votes important to public health, send e-letters to your members of Congress, veiw biographical information of the members of Congress and sign-up to receive APHA's MegaVote. Megavote sends you a weekly email on how you members of Congress voted on issues important to public health. In addition, Affiliates can download the Take Action icon from APHA's advocacy web site to their own web site to give their members director access to this tool.

APHA Policy Statements
Access APHA policy statements dating back to 1948. You can search policies by key words that will search the policies full text.

National Public Health Week
Find all of your organizing tools, fact sheets, resources, and events taking place in your state during National Public Health Week. You can also submit events to the NPHW calendar and sign-up for the NPHW listserv from this site.

Information Tools

Press Resources
Read APHA's latest press releases, the American Journal of Public Health press releases and public health news.

The Nations Health
APHA's official monthly newspaper is now available online. The Nation's Health provides free cover stories on its web page for non-APHA members. If you are an APHA member you can access current and past issues of The Nation's Health through this site.

American Journal of Public Health
The American Journal of Public Health is the No. 1 publication dedicated to original work in research, research methods, and program evaluation in the field of public health. This prestigious journal also regularly publishes authoritative editorials and commentaries and serves as a forum for the analysis of health policy.

APHA Bookstore
APHA's Bookstore has the widest selection of public health books worldwide.