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New Study: Significant Percentage of Deaths Associated with Inadequate Physical Activity

The Center for Disease Control’s Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (DNPAO) has released a new study in Preventing Chronic Disease, reminding us why it is important to #movemore.

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Call Attention to the Importance of Physical Activity in Your Community During Move More Month!

Yesterday was National Walking Day, but you can use the entire month of April – Move More Month – to call attention to how people are being active or to call attention to things in your neighborhood that make it difficult for people to be active!

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The American Planning Association is Hiring!
March 29, 2018

Do you live in Washington, DC and looking for a job? The American Planning Association is hiring for a Planning and Community Health Manager!

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Know Someone Looking for a Job? Berkeley Media Studies Group is hiring!

Berkeley Media Studies Group, a program of the Public Health Institute, is looking for someone to join a highly collaborative team who shares a passion for improving the health of everyone in communities.

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Congress Passes Funding Deal, Tripling the Funding of TIGER Program
March 29, 2018

Congress passed an omnibus package last week that triples the funding of the TIGER (Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery) program.

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Deadline Approaching: Complete Streets and Public Health Nominations
March 29, 2018

The PAPRN+ Collaborating Center at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), led by Dr. Jamie Chriqui, is conducting a qualitative study to identify examples of “best practices” where public health agencies and/or advocates have been actively engaged in complete streets policy development, adoption, implementation, and/or evaluation efforts.

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