Building Bridges: Creating Health

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Online

Date:

Apr 08 2021, 1:00 PM - Apr 09 2021, 4:30 PM EST

APHA POLICY ACTION INSTITUTE

Register today for APHA’s Virtual Policy Action Institute. Hear from today’s leaders on such topics as health equity, COVID-19 and climate change. Check out the preliminary agenda below for more details. Don’t miss this inspiring event. Register today!

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REGISTRATION FEES

APHA Members save on registration.

Non-Member: $200
Member: $100
Discounted Regular, Retired, Early-Career Professional Member: $75
Student Member: $50

Code of Conduct: Please review our Virtual Event Participation Policies prior to participating in this event.

Cancellation: Registration is non-refundable and non-transferrable. This event is being recorded. All registrations will receive access to the on-demand content after the event.

PRELIMINARY AGENDA

DAY 1

I. Welcome (APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD)

II. Biden Administration Health Agenda

III. COVID-19: An Update

IV. Senate 2021 Health Agenda

V. Climate Change: Public Health Approach

VI. Policy Priorities to Building a Robust Public Health System

VII. Communicating Across the Political Aisle

DAY 2

I. Future of Public Health

II. House 2021 Health Agenda

III. Public Health Authorities: A View to the Future (fireside chat)

IV. Expanding Coverage and Access to Care

V. Health Equity/Social Determinants of Health 

VI. Building Momentum for Change 

2020 POLICY ACTION INSTITUTE

The 2020 APHA Policy Action Institute offered in partnership with AcademyHealth and the de Beaumont Foundation featured eye-opening interactions with elected leaders, policy experts and other influential speakers. The event explored the social determinants of health — access to care, education, transportation, environment, immigration/citizenship, discrimination and income inequality.

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READ OUR ROUNDUP ABOUT THE 2020 POLICY ACTION INSTITUTE

READ OUR ROUNDUP ABOUT THE 2019 POLICY ACTION INSTITUTE

READ THE 2019 REPORT FOR HIGHLIGHTS AND KEY TAKEAWAYS (PDF)

CHECK OUT SOME PHOTOS FROM 2019 AND FROM 2020

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Takeaways from the 2019 event

APHA Policy Action Institute 2019: Public Health Under Siege: Improving Policy in Turbulent Times