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.
Under IAPHS President Ana Diez Roux’s leadership, Dornsife School of Public Health at Drexel University has added more than 25 new interdisciplinary faculty and doubled its research dollars. Find out more about their work in this institutional member spotlight.
Finding strength—and research insights—in the trans community with a group called Transcending the Binary.
Trust decay is harming Americans’ health. What can be done?
Discrimination is linked to sleep, NASA tool predicts malaria outbreaks, a texting ban may mean fewer auto injuries, dirty air linked to mental illness (and where the air is the dirtiest), yersenia pestis lives, and more in our monthly population health news roundup.
Dammann and Smart talk with us about their new book, which aims to move toward a framework for causal explanations in population health informatics and analytics.
How one Bronx community is removing barriers and building body, mind, and spirit.
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.
Crossroads Clientcare Longitudinal Database: Community-Engaged Data Collection for Population Health
How a longitudinal database, community partnerships, and a hub-and-spokes food bank program are forging a unique path to data collection.
Get to know Duke University’s Department of Population Health Sciences, our Institutional Member of the Month, and find out about their summer institute.