The IAPHS Blog is a virtual community that keeps population health professionals connected and up to date on the latest population health news, policy, controversies, and relevant research from multiple fields.
Beyond debates about building the wall, anti-immigrant policies are harming the health of entire communities. Read more in this op-ed from Dr. Tiffany Joseph and Dr. Helen Marrow.
More education is linked to better health, but skills and knowledge don’t adequately explain the gains. What else plays a role?
We’re honored to have the Center for Health Advancement at the University of California, Los Angeles Fielding School of Public Health as an institutional member. Find out more about their work.
Urban transformations are complex. How can we best study their effects on the health of populations?
Each month, we curate the top population health news. This month, virtual reality takes a role in injury prevention and breast feeding, hearing loss plays a role in other health risks, Washington State’s environmental health risks are mapped, indigenous teachings seek to reduce disparities, and much more..
Should debt be a more central variable in health disparities work? Find out in this conference report from Justin Denney.
Can social epigenomics help us understand health disparities? In this report from our 2018 conference, Belinda Needham shares new studies underway to answer this question.
Research on the relationship between immigration policy and population health, well-being, and equity impacts is important and relevant, according to our 2018 Conference panel. Read more in this conference report from Erin Hagan.