News from association of state and territorial health officials

Jun 26, 2014, 10:11 ET

ASTHO Releases Comprehensive Overview of State Public Health, Finds Workforce is Diverse but Continues to Shrink

The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) announces the publication of the ASTHO State Profile of Public Health, Volume 3,...

Apr 24, 2014, 13:19 ET

ASTHO Encouraged by FDA's Proposed Regulation of E-cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products

Today, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released its proposed rules on the regulation of e-cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, hookahs (water...

Dec 12, 2013, 13:09 ET

ASTHO Mourns the Loss of Hawaii State Department of Health Director Loretta "Deliana" Fuddy

The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) mourns the tragic loss of Loretta "Deliana" Fuddy, ACSW, MPH, director of the...

Dec 04, 2013, 08:00 ET

First-of-its-kind U.S. Preparedness Index Shows Great Strengths and Challenges in Protecting Nation's Health During Disasters

2013 results are most complete assessment of national health security preparedness to date The Association for State and Territorial Health...

Oct 03, 2013, 18:28 ET

Public Health Put at Risk by Government Shutdown

With the federal government shutdown and federal public health workers deemed "non-essential," U.S. public health has been compromised at a time...

Sep 20, 2013, 09:58 ET

ASTHO Announces 2013 Vision Award Winners

 Today the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) presented its 2013 Vision Awards to the New Jersey Department of...

Sep 19, 2013, 19:30 ET

New Association of State and Territorial Health Officials Leadership Takes Office

On Sept. 19, Terry Cline, commissioner of the Oklahoma State Department of Health, was elected president of the Association of State and...

Sep 19, 2013, 19:03 ET

ASTHO Honors Public Health Heroes

The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) recognized public health leaders for their dedication and service at this year's...

Jun 04, 2013, 09:12 ET

ASTHO Congratulates States for Reducing Preterm Birth Rates

 The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) congratulates the health agencies in Colorado, Delaware, Maine, New York,...

Oct 26, 2012, 11:06 ET

State Health Departments Race to Respond to Meningitis Outbreak Despite Budget Cuts and Looming Sequester

 Despite recently sustaining $2.5 billion in federal public health spending cuts and facing billions more in cuts under sequestration,...

Sep 24, 2012, 15:49 ET

ASTHO Report Details Sequestration's Potential Impact on Federal and State Public Health Programs

 The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) has released a new report on how the federal sequester scheduled for Jan....

Sep 14, 2012, 10:00 ET

ASTHO Announces 2012 Vision Awards

Today the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) presented its 2012 Vision Awards to the Ohio Department of Health, Texas...

Sep 13, 2012, 19:30 ET

New Leadership Takes Office for the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

 On Sept. 13, Jose Montero, director of the Division of Public Health Services at the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services...

Sep 13, 2012, 15:30 ET

ASTHO Honors Public Health Heroes

 The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) recognized seven public health leaders for their dedication and service at...

Feb 16, 2012, 19:42 ET

Cuts to the Prevention Fund Will Have Severely Negative Public Health Consequences

The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) is deeply disappointed to see that the Prevention and Public Health Fund was cut...

Dec 15, 2011, 17:07 ET

State Budget Woes Mean Massive Public Health Job Losses

State health agency employees are at the forefront of public health, safeguarding the public in times of natural or manmade disaster, promoting...

Oct 21, 2011, 17:30 ET

ASTHO Announces 2011 Vision Awards

Today, the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) presented its 2011 Vision Awards to Washington State Department of Health...

Oct 21, 2011, 16:45 ET

Public Health Heroes Honored by ASTHO

Each year at its annual meeting, the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) recognizes a number of public health leaders for...

Oct 21, 2011, 16:26 ET

New Leadership Takes Office for the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

On October 20, Commissioner of the Texas Department of State Health Services, Dr. David Lakey, was elected president of the Association of State...

Oct 19, 2011, 17:59 ET

New ASTHO Publication Highlights the Critical Role of Public Health Agencies in the Governmental Public Health Enterprise

If you want a better understanding of the governmental public health enterprise and the contributions state and territorial health agencies make to...

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