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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Chair: Mary Gallant, PhD, MPH
Chair-Elect: Carolyn Mendez-Luck, PhD, MPH
Program Co-Chairs: Elaine Jurkowski, MSW, PHD and Isis Mikhail, MD, MPH, DrPH
Membership Committee Chair: Cassie Jeng, PhD, MPH
Communications Chair: Katherine Anthony, PhD
Web Editor: Annie Nguyen, PhD, MPH