APHA Annual Meeting News
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.
Closing General Session: ‘Tackling health equity will require real social and political change’

Closing General Session: ‘Tackling health equity will require real social and political change’

APHA's 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo ended with a critical call to listen to and learn from women’s lived experiences.
APHA Annual Meeting Day 5: Photos from San Diego

APHA Annual Meeting Day 5: Photos from San Diego

Another fantastic APHA Annual Meeting and Expo is coming to a close.
Tweets of the Day from #APHA2018

Tweets of the Day from #APHA2018

It's so hard to say good-bye!
Programs highlight success of community-driven health education

Programs highlight success of community-driven health education

Health education strategies aimed at changing individual behavior are still some of the most effective public health measures.
Care about racial equity? Get to know GARE

Care about racial equity? Get to know GARE

To all you public health professionals in local and regional government who want to advance racial equity (that’s all of you, right?) get to know GARE.
APHA honors public health's best and brightest

APHA honors public health’s best and brightest

During last night's APHA Public Health Awards Ceremony and Reception in San Diego, the Association honored outstanding work and commitment to improving people's health and well-being.
Menstrual health receives little attention, lacks good research data

Menstrual health receives little attention, lacks good research data

Women and girls in the U.S. and around the world are provided very little, if any, education and support about their menstrual cycles.
Public health students help bring health promotion, education worldwide

Public health students help bring health promotion, education worldwide

One way to improve hand-washing among schoolchildren? Show them that cleaning hands can be fun.
Tweet, drink, eat, mingle, repeat

Tweet, drink, eat, mingle, repeat

Last night's APHA 2018 Sunset Tweetup was the chance to meet your favorite public health tweeters in person.