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APHA 2017 Closing Session: ‘Show up. Stand on the side of resisting oppression’

APHA 2017 Closing Session: ‘Show up. Stand on the side of resisting oppression’

Everything is connected. That was the message from today’s Closing General Session speakers, who offered a powerful reminder that matters of climate change are intertwined with and inseparable from systems of oppression.
Tweets of the Day from #APHA2017

Tweets of the Day from #APHA2017

Over the last five days, more than 20,000 tweets went out using the hashtag #APHA2017. Here are some of our favorites from the last day of APHA's 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo.
APHA Annual Meeting Day 5: Photos from Atlanta

APHA Annual Meeting Day 5: Photos from Atlanta

It's so hard to say goodbye!
APHA honors public health's best and brightest

APHA honors public health’s best and brightest

At last night's awards ceremony, APHA celebrated outstanding contributions to public health and heard from the nation's new surgeon general, Jerome Adams.
APHA Annual Meeting Day 4: Photos from Atlanta

APHA Annual Meeting Day 4: Photos from Atlanta

It's gone by so fast! Only one more day left of this year's APHA Annual Meeting and Expo.
Tweets of the Day from #APHA2017

Tweets of the Day from #APHA2017

So many tweets! So little time!
Former EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy: Keep up the climate fight

Former EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy: Keep up the climate fight

McCarthy told thousands of attendees: 'We need to return to what made this country so successful. Washington has forgotten how to govern, but that doesn’t mean the rest of us have.'
APHA Annual Meeting Day 3: Photos from Atlanta

APHA Annual Meeting Day 3: Photos from Atlanta

Friends, family and furry four-leggers at the world's largest gathering of public health professionals in Atlanta.
Tweets of the Day from #APHA2017

Tweets of the Day from #APHA2017

Keep up that tweeting, public health people!
Tweets of the Day from #APHA2017

Tweets of the Day from #APHA2017

Not enough room for all the great tweets! Keep it up public health!
Opening General Session: ‘I believe in my heart of hearts that justice will prevail’

Opening General Session: ‘I believe in my heart of hearts that justice will prevail’

APHA President Tom Quade grew up singing in the church choir. And he says the experience isn’t so different from advocating on behalf of public health.
APHA Annual Meeting Day 2: Photos from Atlanta

APHA Annual Meeting Day 2: Photos from Atlanta

The hits keep on coming on day two of APHA's 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo.