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Aging & Public Health

The mission of the Aging and Public Health Section of APHA is to promote the health and well-being of individuals as they age by improving their health, functioning, quality of life and financial security.

Become an active member of the Section! If you are already an APHA member, you can join us as a second Section for no additional cost. All you have to do is update your member profile.

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Contact Us

Chair: Emily Nicklett, PhD, MSW

Immediate Past Chair: Annie Nguyen, PhD, MPH

Chair-Elect: Steven Cohen, DrPH, MPH

Treasurer: Mary Gallant, PhD, MPH

Program Co-Chairs: Lan Doan, MPH, CPH, PhD; Rajasri Roy, PhD, MPH; and Patricia Fletcher, PhD

Membership Committee Chair: Junling Wang, PhD

Communications Committee Chair: Kimmy Moon, MPH 

Web Editor: Steven Cohen, DrPH, MPH

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