Past & Future Annual Meetings

The first APHA Annual Meeting took place in Cincinnati, OH in 1873. Since then the Annual Meeting has come a long way. See a full historical list of Annual Meetings.

Starting in 2000, Annual Meeting programs and abstracts became digital. Programs, abstracts and virtual expositions are available online from past meetings. For abstracts from Annual Meetings prior to 2000 contact the APHA Archivist Karla Pearce at (202) 777-2423 [Thursdays only].

2017 - November 4 - 8
Atlanta, GA (145th Meeting)

2016 - October 29 - November 2
Denver, CO (144th Meeting)

2015 - October 31 - November 4
Chicago, IL (143rd Meeting)

2014 - November 15-19
New Orleans, LA (142nd Meeting)
Healthography: How where you live affects your health and well-being

2013 November 2-6
Boston, MA (141st Meeting)
Think Global, Act Local
2013 Program & Abstracts
2013 Certificate of Attendance
2013 Virtual Expo
2013 E-ssentialLearning - Available for purchase

2012 October 27 - 31
San Francisco, CA (140th Meeting)
Prevention and Wellness Across the Life Span
2012 Program & Abstracts
2012 Certificate of Attendance
2012 Virtual Expo
2012 E-ssentialLearning- Available for purchase

2011 October 29 - November 2
Washington, DC (139th Meeting)
Healthy Communities Promote Healthy Minds and Bodies
2011 Program & Abstracts
 - E-ssentialLearning is available for Free

2010 November 6-10
Denver, CO (138th Meeting)
Social Justice: A Public Health Imperative
2010 Program & Abstracts
 - E-ssentialLearning is available for Free

2009 November 7-11
Philadelphia, PA (137th Meeting)

Water and Public Health: the 21st Century Challenge
2009 Program & Abstracts - E-ssentialLearning is available for Free

2008 October 25-29
San Diego, CA (136th Meeting)
Public Health Without Borders
2008 Program & Abstracts - E-ssentialLearning is available for Free

2007 November 3-7
Washington, DC (135th Meeting)

Politics, Policy and Public Health 
2007 Program & Abstracts
 - E-ssentialLearning is available for Free

2006 November 4-8
Boston, MA (134th Meeting)

Public Health and Human Rights
2006 Program & Abstracts
 - E-ssentialLearning is available for Free

2005 December 10-14
Philadelphia, PA (133rd Meeting)

Evidence Based Policy and Practice
2005 Program & Abstracts
 - E-ssentialLearning is available for Free

2004 November 6-10
Washington, DC (132nd Meeting)

Public Health and the Environment
2004 Program & Abstracts

2003 November 15-19
San Francisco, CA (131st Meeting)

Behavior, Lifestyle, and Social Determinants of Health
2003 Program & Abstracts

2002 November 9-13
Philadelphia, PA (130th Meeting)

Putting the Public Back into Public Health
2002 Program & Abstracts

2001 October 21-25
Atlanta, GA (129th Meeting)

One World: Global Health
2001 Program & Abstracts


2000 November 12-16
Boston, MA (128th Meeting)

Eliminating Health Disparities
2000 Program & Abstracts