APHA LEAD - Online Community

APHA LEAD is here!

Log in to lead.apha.org with your member email address to check out this exclusive member-only community platform.

We can’t wait to Learn, Engage, Advocate and Develop with you in the new home for public health professionals!

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Celebrate APHA’s 150th anniversary with us! Get connected on APHA LEAD — and earn your chance to win one of ten $150 Visa gift cards.

Here’s how you can win:

  • Post a discussion thread or reply to a discussion thread on any of your communities in APHA LEAD
  • Upload a picture in your APHA LEAD profile

The contest period is from the APHA LEAD launch on Aug. 3 through Dec. 14, 2022.

If you’ve already done the above two tasks, you are officially ENTERED TO WIN!

Winners will be picked at random and notified via email after Dec. 14.

APHA LEAD is replacing APHA Connect to make your community engagement easier.

Through the APHA Your Way project, we heard your concerns and APHA LEAD is here to take your community platform in a new direction.


  • User-friendly functionality and layout,
  • A mobile app making it easier to connect and join the discussion,
  • The ability to sign up for APHA activities through streamlined events calendar
  • Mentor Match module for 1 on 1 mentoring opportunities
  • A Volunteer Module to make the work of volunteers easier (Phase 2)
  • A new expert directory to find knowledgeable people in every field (Phase 2)
  • Also, gamification, badges and much more.

We can’t wait to Learn, Engage, Advocate and Develop with you!