Get Involved

Short on time? You can still be more involved in the Student Assembly:

  • Respond to an advocacy alert.
  • Post field-related information or opportunities on our online community/listserv.
  • Write an article for our News & Events page.
  • Encourage a colleague to join APHA.
  • Review abstracts.
  • Join a committee (advocacy, communication, membership, etc.)

Contact Felicia Setiono or Jayati Sharma to learn more. Contact:

For leadership contact information, log into APHA Connect using your member credentials.

Are you interested in getting involved with the APHA Student Assembly but aren't sure
where to start?

Well we are now accepting applications for Membership Ambassadors!

Do you want to become more involved with APHA-SA? Then apply to me a Membership ambassador! These are volunteers who assist the Membership Co-Chairs in daily task to recruit and engage student members of APHA.

Ambassadors will contact new members of the organization, help answer their questions, and direct them to different sections of APHA that might fit their interest.

If you want to apply for this position please fill out this application.

The Membership Committee Reviews Applications every quarter (April 1, August 1, November 1, and February 1). We will reach back out to you at that time to let you know if your application has been accepted or not.

Accepting Applications for Campus Liaisons!

The Campus Liaison Committee is a great opportunity to get involved with APHA! Campus Liaisons (CLs) act as representatives of the Student Assembly on their campus, promote public health, and encourage peers to get involved.

CLs are responsible for hosting 4 campus events throughout the entire year and requires roughly2 hours per week. These events can be can be in-person or virtual. Online schools and programs can also have CLs. If you are already part of a public health organization or council on your campus, we encourage you to apply for this position as well!

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

If you are interested in learning more about the CL position, please email and include your name, contact email, and school.

Accepting Applications for Regional Student Liaisons!

Regional Student Liaisons (RSLs) act as intermediaries between Campus Liaisons and the CL Committee Co-Chairs. RSLs are responsible for overseeing the CL activities within their region, recruit new CLs, and maintain communication with the Co-Chairs.

This position requires roughly 5-10 hours per month and is entirely tele-based. We are currently recruiting RSLs for the following regions:

Central Northwest

Mountain Region

Southwest Region

South Atlantic Region  

If you are interested in learning more about the RSL position and want to request an application,
please reach out to Morgan Benner at and include your name, email, and school.

Join Your State's Affiliate!

APHA Affiliates participate, implement and advocate on behalf of various public health issues and are independently established and have their own infrastructure, policies, processes, and procedures.