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Sign-Up Today for Pfizer Immunization Awareness Webinar

February 18, 2016

NACCHO and The Foundation for the Public’s Health (TFPH) invite local health departments to participate in a webinar on immunization awareness presented by Pfizer. Pfizer, in partnership with technology companies like Televox or through a stand alone postcard reminder...

The Foundation for the Public’s Health Appoints Reed V. Tuckson, MD, FACP, to its Board of Trustees

November 19, 2015

WASHINGTON – The Foundation for the Public’s Health (former) President and CEO Paul Yeghiayan and the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) Executive Director LaMar Hasbrouck, MD, MPH, today announced the appointment of Dr. Reed V. Tuckson to the...

Foundation for the Public’s Health Unveils New Model of Support

July 7, 2015

Foundation launches at the National Association of County and City Health Officials' annual conference with mission to improve the public's health and wellbeing Kansas City, MO – Seeking to support chronically underfunded segments of our nation’s public health system, The...

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Our Thoughts are with San Bernardino

December 15, 2015

Few callings attract the caliber of professionals we find in public health. The field demands passion and drive from all who devote their lives to it. Working in public health is a privilege. Earlier this month, that distinction came at a high cost. On Dec. 2, members of the...

Unifying the Assets of Our Communities to Strengthen Public Health

December 15, 2015

By LaMar Hasbrouck, MD, MPH, Executive Director, NACCHO Building on the promise of public health means optimizing the health of our communities, and ultimately all of our nation’s residents, by creating the conditions people need to be healthy. This begins by understanding...

Health Navigation: Dallas County’s Beacon of Health

December 15, 2015

How do we connect our community’s public health resources to the people who need them most? In Iowa, the Dallas County Health Department established Health Navigation to help community members through the complex and often daunting process of receiving health services. The...

Bridging the Divide between Philanthropy and Public Health

November 6, 2015

By Paul Yeghiayan, former President and CEO, The Foundation for the Public’s Health When I began my journey with The Foundation for the Public’s Health, I was charged with building a development enterprise to raise money to support local health department programs and...

Philanthropy and the Public’s Health Podcast: Episode 1

November 5, 2015

In the inaugural episode of the Philanthropy and the Public's Health podcast, The Foundation for the Public's Health (former) President and CEO Paul Yeghiayan explains what philanthropy is, explores the reasons why people give, and describes the seven major types of...