Scholar’s Desk

5 Ways to Support National Public Health Week in 2016

By Samer Koutoubi, M.D., Ph.D.
Program Director and Faculty Member, Public Health at American Public University

To celebrate National Public Health Week (NPHW) from April 4 – 10, 2016, join the American Public Health Association (APHA) in championing the goal of creating the healthiest nation. The NPHW brings together communities across the country to recognize public health contributions and highlight issues important to improving our nation’s health. Here’s how you can get involved and help support public health initiatives during National Public Health Week.

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The Practical Use of APA: The Secret Weapon You Never Knew You Had

By Dr. Elliott S. Lynn
Faculty Member, IT at American Public University

In all my years of education, I always thought of adhering to APA guidelines as nothing more than a silly formality that academic institutions use to be able to deduct points from students. As an information technology professional, I found the logic and value behind APA useless until I got my first high-profile position.

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