APHA Annual Meeting News
Meet us in Philadelphia, a city of history, culture and health

Meet us in Philadelphia, a city of history, culture and health

The first in a series of 2019 "Fresh Perspectives" blog posts presented by the de Beaumont Foundation.
For science. For action. For health: Registration opens for APHA’s 2019 Annual Meeting

For science. For action. For health: Registration opens for APHA’s 2019 Annual Meeting

Register for the year’s largest gathering of public health professionals by Aug. 8 and save more than $100.
Sandro Galea to kick off APHA 2019

Sandro Galea to kick off APHA 2019

Celebrated innovator, physician, epidemiologist and author Sandro Galea will deliver keynote remarks during the opening session of the APHA Annual Meeting and Expo in Philadelphia in November.
Watch: Advocates highlight challenges to improving LGBT health

Watch: Advocates highlight challenges to improving LGBT health

The APHA leaders say better data and engagement are keys to closing LGBT health gaps.
Watch: Youth activists call for action on gun violence

Watch: Youth activists call for action on gun violence

At last year’s APHA Annual Meeting, student organizers shared personal stories of gun violence and called on public health workers to support commonsense gun safety reforms.
Watch: Activist warns of nuclear war and its irreversible impacts

Watch: Activist warns of nuclear war and its irreversible impacts

Anti-war advocate and Pentagon Papers whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg says “prevention is everything” when it comes to the nuclear threat.
Time’s running out to present at the year’s premier public health gathering

Time’s running out to present at the year’s premier public health gathering

Deadlines are coming up to submit abstracts for APHA’s 2019 Annual Meeting and Expo in Philadelphia.
Watch: Legendary labor organizer Dolores Huerta on the ties between better health and social change

Watch: Legendary labor organizer Dolores Huerta on the ties between better health and social change

The longtime farmworker advocate talked to APHA TV about using civic engagement to create healthier communities.
Watch: Disparities researcher David Williams calls for action on health inequities

Watch: Disparities researcher David Williams calls for action on health inequities

APHA Annual Meeting speaker talks to APHA TV about acknowledging the role of racism in poor health and building communities of understanding and support.
Watch: Pamela Aaltonen lays out her vision as APHA president

Watch: Pamela Aaltonen lays out her vision as APHA president

APHA’s new president says she’s looking forward to listening, learning and turning challenge into opportunity.
Public health rallies around call for health equity at APHA 2018

Public health rallies around call for health equity at APHA 2018

Health equity took center stage at APHA’s 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo in November. Read all the highlights in this exclusive report from The Nation's Health.
Call for Abstracts announced for APHA 2019

Call for Abstracts announced for APHA 2019

Sound the public health science alarm! The Call for Abstracts has just opened for APHA’s 2019 Annual Meeting and Expo in Philadelphia Nov. 2-6.