Creating the Healthiest Nation: Environmental Justice for All

Environmental justice is the fair treatment and involvement of all people regardless of race, color, national origin, or income with respect to the development, implementation, and enforcement of environmental laws, regulations and policy. Through this American Public Health Association resource, gain a better understanding of the… Read More »Creating the Healthiest Nation: Environmental Justice for All

Recorded Webinar | Building Health Equity Webinar Series: Health Equity Practice Among Today’s Youth

View the third recorded webinar of the Building Health Equity Webinar series, Health Equity Practice Among Today’s Youth via Zoom. This webinar featured Frederick Newell from Dream City Iowa and Talia Meidlinger from the United Action for Youth, moderated by Tricia Kitzmann, an experienced governmental and local… Read More »Recorded Webinar | Building Health Equity Webinar Series: Health Equity Practice Among Today’s Youth

Creating the Healthiest Nation: Health and Housing Equity

This resource provided by the APHA dives into housing inequities, their causes, and their effects on health through topics like “Structural Racism Led to Housing Inequity,” “Racial Inequity in Housing,” “Implications for Health and Health Disparities,” and more. Additionally, solutions for improving health equity through… Read More »Creating the Healthiest Nation: Health and Housing Equity

LGBTQ Health in Iowa

This report provided by the University of Iowa College of Public Health in conjunction with Des Moines University, OneIowa, and the Iowa Cancer Consortium describes the findings of a statewide survey of Iowa-based LGBTQIA+ individuals. The document includes information about this population’s health behaviors, health… Read More »LGBTQ Health in Iowa