Public Health Newsletters and List-Servs

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Reading newsletters and subscribing to listservs in your interest areas will help you stay aware of news, developments, and opportunities in your field. 

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AAMC STAT (Short, Topical, And Timely) is the association's free newsletter. STAT offers brief news bites summarizing the latest AAMC initiatives, policy statements, and other activities, plus relevant national news and links. 

AHRQ News and Numbers
AHRQ News and Numbers provides statistical highlights on the use and cost of health services and health insurance in the United States.

AHRQ Weekly Newsletter
The AHRQ Electronic Newsletter is issued periodically and summarizes Agency research and programmatic activities.

AMCHP's monthly, topic-specific e-magazine, AMCHP Pulse is shared with the entire AMCHP family, including members, partners and others interested in MCH issues.

APHA Public Health Newswire
Public Health Newswire is a leading source of news covering public health events, trends and advocacy.

APHA Section and SPIG Newsletters
The newsletters provide articles on topics of interest to the Section/SPIG as well as articles on how the Section/SPIG is advancing the profession, links to relevant Web sites, information on obtaining professional resources, messages from the chair, information on upcoming conferences and the APHA Annual Meeting.

APHA Student Assembly News and Views
A publication by students for students.

Association of Public Health Laboratories E-update
A weekly summary of funding, training, advocacy, and member news.

ASPH Friday Letter
The Friday Letter is the Association of Schools of Public Health's complimentary, weekly e-newsletter that focuses on the latest news from leading Schools of Public Health.

Association of University Programs in Health Administration Exchange
The AUPHA Exchange is a quarterly, electronic newsletter sent to more than 3500 AUPHA members and stakeholders.

Avian and Pandemic Influenza Situation Updates (USAID)

CDC Foundation Newsletter
Join us. We'll send you news and updates on how the CDC Foundation is helping CDC do more, faster...and how you can help.

CDC Public Health Law News
A monthly e-mail digest of current, worldwide news stories, court opinions, announcements and special features related to public health law and legislation. 

Center for Global Development e-newsletter
Independent research and practical ideas for global prosperity.

Congressional Quarterly HealthBeat
CQ HealthBeat is a way to track the issues, events and people reshaping national health care policy. On this site, and in its two companion daily e-mail newsletters, CQ HealthBeat serves up the latest policy news and information from Washington and beyond the Beltway.

Council on Education for Public Health Accreditation News and Updates

Did You Know? 
A weekly feature from the Office for State, Tribal, Local and Territorial Support to inform your prevention activities.

FNIH Quarterly Newsletter
The Foundation for the NIH newsletter includes the latest information on the Foundation’s key initiatives and campaigns, announcements and highlights, partnership and funding opportunities and upcoming events.

FOCUS on Field Epidemiology
A newsletter from the North Carolina Center for Public Health Preparedness.

Foundations of Public Health
A monthly e-newsletter designed to keep you up-to-date on initiatives being undertaken by the PHS Commissioned Officers Foundation (COF) to advance the cause of public health and highlight the important leadership role of the Commissioned Officers Corps.

Global Health Magazine
An online magazine published by the Global Health Council.

Global Health News
Global health news published by USAID.

Global Health Research Center - Jobs and Internships listserv
A University of Washington listerv dedicated to posting new jobs, fellowships or interesting internship announcements. Persons not affiliated with UW are able to subscribe.

Healthy Minorities, Healthy America Newsletter
HHS Office of Minority Health newsletter

Newsletter published by the International Association of National Public Health Institutes.

International Network on Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage Newsletter
As part of its communications activities, the Network releases a monthly newsletter to its mailing list of subscribers.

Kaiser Family Foundation
A leader in health policy analysis, health journalism and communication, the Kaiser Family Foundation is dedicated to filling the need for trusted, independent information on the major health issues facing our nation and its people. 

Legacy E-news
Legacy is dedicated to building a world where young people reject tobacco and anyone can quit.

MEFS Newsletter
The Medical Education Futures Study publishes a bi-weekly electronic newsletter focusing on health workforce and medical education issues. The newsletter features a compilation recently published research, reports, legislative updates, books, news, and upcoming events.

National Institute on Drug Abuse NewsScan
NIDA keeps you informed about the latest research findings on drug abuse and addiction through our news releases, e-newsletters, meetings and events, and more.

NIH Record
The NIH Record, founded in 1949, is the biweekly newsletter for employees of the National Institutes of Health. 

Nutrition Action Healthletter
Almost 2 million people read every information-packed issue of Nutrition Action Healthletter, making it the largest circulation health and nutrition newsletter in North America.

Office of Research Integrity Newsletter
ORI has produced a quarterly newsletter since 1993 to nurture the partnership that has been developed between research institutions and the Public Health Service to pursue a common interest in handling allegations of misconduct and promoting integrity in PHS supported research.

Partnership Pulse
The newsletter of Partnership for Prevention. 

Public Health Accreditation Board E-newsletter
The PHAB e-newsletter is distributed periodically throughout the year, and provides the latest on program activities and updates from public health partner organizations.

President's Malaria Initiative E-newsletterP&G Children's 

Safe Water Drinking Program
The P&G Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program (CSDW) helps improve the health of children in developing countries by providing them with clean drinking water.

Quality Matters
Quality Matters is a Health System Improvement and Efficiency program publication produced by The Commonwealth Fund.

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
We and out grantees produce research and data about the complex health and health care issues facing the United States. We also publish program evaluations and reports at the end of many projects.

State Health Access Data Assistance Center Newsletter
SHADAC and SHARE's newsletter provides up-to-date information on recent publications and presentations, news from and about the states, and announcements of upcoming events.

Milken Institute School of Public Health Career Services Newsletter
A bi-weekly newsletter offering information on job openings, events, professional development opportunities, and career development tips.

Milken Institute School of Public Health Listserv
A vital communications link, through which you will receive emails about course schedule updates, seminars, professional conferences, student activities, and Milken Institute School of Public Health and University announcements.

Staying Connected
A bi-monthly newsletter, provides regular updates about agency and program priorities and other public health initiatives important to CDC′s partners and affiliates.

The Commonwealth Fund Blog
Commentary on health policy.

The National Academies In Focus
A magazine featuring activities of the National Academies, which serve as independent advisers to the federal government on scientific and technical questions of national importance.

The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey listserv
The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) list provides a mechanism for dissemination of information regarding NHANES activities, products, and release dates.

The Research Advocate
Membership newsletter for Research!America

Tobacco Free Press
The Tobacco Free Press is funded by the CDC’s National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Office on Smoking and Health and managed by the Tobacco Technical Assistance Consortium (TTAC). 

Unite for Sight News and Announcements
Unite For Sight supports eye clinics worldwide by investing human and financial resources in their social ventures to eliminate patient barriers to eye care.

Washington Health Policy Week in Review
Washington Health Policy Week in Review offers selected stories from the daily newsletter CQ HealthBeat.