Other Annual Meeting Activities To Put In Your Calendar

Overview of Important CHPPD Section Activities

  • CHPPD annual business meeting (“Strategy Meeting”): Sunday, November 3rd, 2013 from 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m., room BCEC: 257A. This is our one chance to interact in-person during the year, so please join us. This meeting is open to all members wanting to learn more and/or get more involved in our section.
  • Special Policy Session: New Perspectives on Health Reform: Monday, November 4th, 2013 from 8:30-10:00 a.m., Westin Boston Waterfront, Douglass Room. Implementation of national health reform is only months away. This session will provide new perspectives on the Affordable Care Act: its development, its promise to improve health and reduce disparities, and its role delivering universal health care. This session was organized by the Editorial Board of the American Journal of Public Health and will feature three panelists with unique insight and expertise.
  • Here is a listing of all of our wonderful CHPPD sessions

  • Here is a handout of all CHPPD Program Sessions.

Overview of APHA Activities

  •  APHA Opening Session: Saturday, November 2nd, 2013 from 9:00 10:15 a.m.
  • APHA’s Joint Policy Committee Public Hearings: Sunday, November 3rd, 2013 from 3:30- 6pm. We need CHPPD representatives to attend each of the 4 breakout groups and report back to the Sunday morning CHPPD business meeting. This is a great way to hear what policies are up for voting, and learn about the APHA policy system.
  • APHA Intersectional Council and Committee on Affiliates’ Candidate’s Forum: Monday, November 4th, 2013 from 7-9 a.m. Come hear from the candidates running for APHA offices.

(Disclaimer: APHA is not responsible for the development, implementation, or coordination of off-site events sponsored by APHA Sections during the Annual Meeting. The listing of off-site events here is for informational purposes only and does not imply affiliation, cooperation or endorsement of such venues, hotels, activities or events by APHA.)