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APHA 2022 Annual Meeting and Expo

150 Years of Creating the Healthiest Nation: Leading the Path Toward Equity

The 2022 APHA Annual Meeting will take place Nov. 6-9, 2022 in Boston. Check out everything planned for this special event, register today and book your lodging with APHA's official housing partner for the best rates and most convenient locations.

For those unable to attend the Annual Meeting in person, a digital version of the program will be held on Nov. 14-16. You will have access to over 120 recorded sessions, including the Featured and General Session, and up to two additional sessions selected by each APHA section. You will even have the option to participate in the live Opening General Session on Nov. 6!

Call for Student Papers: AJPH Think Tank

The 2022 AJPH Think Tank is thrilled to announce an upcoming Editor's Choice issue with a special interest in student papers. The issue is titled, "Peace as a Fundamental Determinant of Health: Perspectives from Public Health Students". The deadline for submissions is July 27, 2022 at 11:59 PM EDT. Check out the call-for-papers for more information. 

Student Assembly Mentoring Webinar Series (postponed)

The SA Mentoring Committee's inaugural Student Assembly Mentoring Webinar series is postponed until further notice. We will share information about the rescheduled date as soon as possible. In the meantime, please email the Mentoring Committee Co-Chairs, Samantha Meeker and Tiara Scott, at with any questions.

National Public Health Week: April 4-10, 2022

Thank you for celebrating APHA's National Public Health Week (NPHW)! This year's theme was "Public Health is Where You Are". Keep the NPHW energy going by watching a webinar recording, exploring different public health topics through fact sheets, infographics, and shareables, or taking action on public health with your local elected leaders. 

Reflections from the APHA-SA Board Representatives

During NPHW, we asked our APHA board representatives to reflect on the daily themes. See the links below to read their reflections:

Next year's NPHW will be held April 3-9, 2023. See you then!