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Public Heath News
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
March of Dimes releases 2019 Report Card »
November is Prematurity Awareness Month and today we released the March of Dimes Report Card. Attachments:  ...
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Improving Vaccine Equity: How to Reach Vulnerable Populations »
Join us on Oct. 29 from 1-2 p.m. EST for a discussion of the use of vaccines as a part of a comprehensive disease preventi...
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Urge your members of Congress to prioritize public health funding. Take action today! »
Earlier this year, the U.S. House of Representatives passed their version of the fiscal year 2020 Labor, Health and Human...
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Gun Violence is a Public Health Crisis. Take action today! »
*From the American Public Health Association Enacting policy solutions to America’s gun violence epidemic will save...
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Grant Opportunity - Help DNR reduce diesel emissions and improve Wisconsin’s air quality »
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is now accepting applications for the 2019 Wisconsin Clean Diesel Gran...

Thursday, November 7, 2019
National Community Health Worker Recognition Month - Featuring 3 CHW's! »
In honor of last month’s National Community Health Worker Recognition Month, the WPHA CHW Section would like to highlight...
Friday, November 1, 2019
Wisconsin Affiliate Representative to APHA Message »
  From Elise Papke, ARGC (Affilliate Representative to the Governing Council) I am looking forward to spendin...
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Public Health Groups Call for Action on Special Session Gun Legislation »
(Kimberly, WI) – October 31, 2019 –Gun violence is a very real and pressing public health issue. The Wisconsin Public Heal...
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Representative to the Public Affairs Committee Now Open »
The Public Affairs Committee is a partnership with the Wisconsin Association of Local Health Departments and Boards and ha...
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
APHA Policy Resolutions - Provide WI Feedback! »
APHA considers policy proposals every year at the Annual Meeting.  In the fall, after a rigorous process, the section...

Legislative Issues
Friday, November 1, 2019
Legislative Action Alert – Support Special Session Gun Control Legislation »
Legislative Action Alert – Support Special Session Gun Control Legislation Contact your legislator and urge them t...
Thursday, October 24, 2019
WPHA Legislative Update - October 2019 »
Governor Evers Calls Special Session on Gun Control On Monday, October 21, Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers signed Execu...
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
WPHA Applauds Introduction of the Family Medical Leave Insurance Act »
WPHA is pleased to support the bill that was introduced Tuesday to establish a paid family and medical leave program - a b...
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Dental therapy legislation update - Action Alert »
Legislation authorizing dental therapists, Senate Bill 89 / Assembly Bill 81 , is making its way through the le...
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
WPHA Legislative Update - September 2019 »
Update on T21 Legislation As previously reported last month, a bipartisan group of legislators introduced legislatio...

Organizational Member News
Friday, October 4, 2019
Call for Reviewers: Innovations to Advance Wisconsin's Health Workforce »
AHW is seeking Wisconsin-based individuals with a broad range of expertise related to workforce development for Wisconsin’...
Friday, October 4, 2019
AHW welcomes Dr. Jesse M. Ehrenfeld as its next director »
Message from the Director A message from Jesse M. Ehrenfeld, MD, MPH   September 30, 2019 -  I a...
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
UniteMKE Executive Director Bria Grant featured in MJS becoming Developer »
WPHA Organizational Member was recently featured in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, sharing how she as a Leader of Milwauk...
Wednesday, September 4, 2019
DHS snags maternal health grant »
The Department of Health Services is getting a five-year, $1.8 million federal grant to improve maternal mental health in...
Thursday, February 21, 2019
WI Flood Risk Map Application Webinar Invite Sharing »
Please join the Wisconsin Department of Health Services’ Climate and Health Program for a webinar next month: Wisconsin...

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