During the first full week of April each year, the American Public Health Association (APHA) brings together communities across the United States to observe National Public Health Week (NPHW) as a time to recognize the contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to improving our nation’s health.
Join Georgia State University in observing National Public Health Week (NPHW) 2020 during the week of April 6 – 12, 2020. We invite you to become part of a growing movement to create the healthiest nation in one generation. We’ll celebrate the power of prevention, advocate for healthy and fair policies, share strategies for successful partnerships, and champion the role of a strong public health system.
Event registration information must be electronically submitted via the application form below by Monday, March 30, 2020 to be included in the digital Georgia State University Calendar of Events for National Public Health Week (NPHW) 2020.
Learn more about the National Public Health Week (NPHW) daily themes here.
Monday, April 6: Mental Health — advocate for and promote emotional well-being
Tuesday, April 7: Maternal and Child Health — ensure the health of mother and babies throughout the lifespan
Wednesday, April 8: Violence Prevention — reduce personal and community violence to improve health
Thursday, April 9: Environmental Health — help protect and maintain a healthy planet
Friday, April 10: Education — advocate for quality education and schools
Saturday, April 11: Healthy Housing — ensure access to affordable and safe housing
Sunday, April 12: Economics — advocate for economic empowerment as the key to a healthy life
Event registration information must be electronically submitted via the application form above by Monday, March 30, 2020 to be included in the digital Georgia State University Calendar of Events for National Public Health Week (NPHW) 2020.