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The art and science dealing with the protection and improvement of community health, prolonging life and promoting health through organized efforts, as opposed to the medical science of preventing disease, or the study of disease in an individual body.
"The Maine Public Health Association is dedicated to improving and sustaining the health and well-being of all Maine residents by advocating for polices and environments that promote public health and health equity."
"The Association aims to protect all Americans, their families and their communities from preventable, serious health threats and strives to assure community-based health promotion and disease prevention activities and preventive health services are universally accessible in the United States."
Association of Schools & Programs of Public Health (ASPPH)
"ASTHO's primary function is to track, evaluate, and advise members on the impact and formation of public or private health policy which may affect them and to provide them with guidance and technical assistance on improving the nation's health." Links to state agencies.