American Public Health Association
800 I Street, NW • Washington, DC 20001-3710
(202) 777-APHA • Fax: (202) 777-2534 •


Through the mission of the Law Section, we seek to:


·        Highlight the critical role played by domestic and international law in protecting the public’s health.

·        Explore a range of disciplinary perspectives to improve the scope and content of health law and public health law.

·        Develop partnerships among scholars and practitioners to shape the use of legal tools for individual and public health.

·        Nurture rising leaders in health law and public health law.