Internet Resources

Professional Organizations

Name Website
Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE)
Society of Health and Physical Educators (formerly AAHPERD)
American Association for Health Education (formerly AAHE)
American School Health Association (ASHA)
American Public Health Association (APHA)
American College Health Association
Coalition of National Health Education Organizations

International and Federal Government Organizations

Name Website
World Health Organization (WHO)
Pan American Health Organizations
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
NIH National Center on Minority Health & Health Disparities
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
CDC National Center for Health Statistics
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
U.S. Census Bureau
Statistical Abstracts

State, County, and Local Health Departments

Name Website
WA State Dept. of Health
WA State Local Health Departments/Districts

Career Opportunities

Name Website
American Public Health Association Career Mart
Idealist: Action Without Borders
National Environmental Health Association
Public Health Jobs
Nonprofit Career Network

Resource Websites

Name Website
Health Education Resource Exchange (H.E.R.E.)
Community Tool Box
Social Marketing Institute
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (Health and Medicine Division)
Plain Language: Improving Communication from the Federal Gov't to the Public

General Websites

Name Website
American Cancer Society
American Heart Association
Partners in Health
American Red Cross
Peace Corps
The Arthritis Foundation
International Women's Health Coalition
Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement (WAHA)

Teach for America
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