Past and Future Annual Meetings

The first APHA Annual Meeting and Expo took place in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1873. See a full historical list (PDF) of Annual Meetings.

Programs, abstracts and virtual expos from meetings in the years 2000-2019 are available online. For abstracts from Annual Meetings prior to 2000, contact annualmeeting@apha.org.

RAMP: Recorded Annual Meeting Presentations from the 2005-2017 Annual Meetings are available for free. Select the Program and Abstract link. A folder icon next to the session name indicates that recordings are available.

2023 - Nov. 11-15
Atlanta

 
2022 - Nov. 5-9
Boston | 150th Anniversary

2021 - Oct. 23-27
Denver
Creating the Healthiest Nation: Strengthening Social Connectedness

 

2020 - Oct. 24-28
Online
Creating the Healthiest Nation:
Preventing Violence
Virtual Expo
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2019 - Nov. 2 - 6
Philadelphia

Creating the Healthiest Nation:
For science. For action. For health.

2019 Program & Abstracts
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2018 - Nov. 10 - 14
San Diego

Creating the Healthiest Nation:
Health Equity Now

2018 Program & Abstracts
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2017 - Nov. 4 - 8
Atlanta 
Creating the Healthiest Nation:
Climate Changes Health

2017 Program & Abstracts
2016 - Oct. 29 - Nov. 2
Denver 

Creating the Healthiest Nation:
Ensuring the Right to Health

2016 Program & Abstracts             
2015 - Oct. 31 - Nov. 4
Chicago 
Health in All Policies
2015 Program & Abstracts
2014 - Nov. 15-19
New Orleans (142nd Meeting)

Healthography: How where you live affects your health and well-being
2014 Program & Abstracts
2013 - Nov. 2-6
Boston (141st Meeting)
Think Global, Act Local

2012 - Oct. 27 - 31
San Francisco (140th Meeting)
Prevention and Wellness Across the Life Span
2011 - Oct. 29 - Nov. 2
Washington, D.C. (139th Meeting)
Healthy Communities Promote Healthy Minds and Bodies 
2010 - Nov. 6-10
Denver (138th Meeting)
Social Justice: A Public Health Imperative
2009 - Nov. 7-11
Philadelphia (137th Meeting) 
Water and Public Health: the 21st Century Challenge 

2008 - Oct. 25-29 San Diego (136th Meeting)
Public Health Without Borders

2007 - Nov. 3-7
Washington, D.C. (135th Meeting)

Politics, Policy and Public Health 

2006 - Nov. 4-8
Boston (134th Meeting)
 
Public Health and Human Rights
2005 - Dec. 10-14
Philadelphia (133rd Meeting)

Evidence Based Policy and Practice
2004 - Nov. 6-10
Washington, D.C. (132nd Meeting)

Public Health and the Environment

2003 - Nov. 15-19
San Francisco (131st Meeting)

Behavior, Lifestyle, and Social Determinants of Health

2002 - Nov. 9-13
Philadelphia (130th Meeting)

Putting the Public Back into Public Health

2001 - Oct. 21-25
Atlanta (129th Meeting)

One World: Global Health
2000 - Nov. 12-16
Boston (128th Meeting)

Eliminating Health Disparities