2012 National Health Promotion Summit: Prevention. Promotion. Progress

The following is a guest post from Natasha Paleau on the recent National Health Promotion Summit in Washington DC. Natasha is a first-year graduate student at the University of Maryland School of Public Health. She writes regularly for umwellness.wordpress.com , the blog of the University of Maryland Wellness Initiative, and Student Health 101, an online student health magazine. Natasha’s interests […]

Health Justice CT Challenge Winner Announced!

Big news happening. I was fortunate to be part of the selection committee for the Health Justice CT Challenge that got kicked off at the end of 2011. Basically Connecticut is growing leaders and innovators to reshape how health makes an impact in their communities. The purpose of the challenge was to open the idea […]

Public Health Awareness: August 2010

Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month: For over 100 years, Prevent Blindness America has been working to educate communities about better eye health. The organization is focused around advocacy, research, training and community empowerment. This month, as kids get ready to get back into the classroom – it’s a perfect time to make sure their […]