Schedule at a Glance

The online program will be available in June 2020 with a full list of sessions and events taking place at the Annual Meeting. Use the schedule at a glance below when thinking about your travel to the Annual Meeting.

Saturday, Oct. 24 

7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.    On-Site Registration
8 a.m. - 9 p.m. Business and Hosted Meetings
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Pre-Convention Workshops*
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
APHA Learning Institutes*
3 - 6 p.m.
Governing Council Session I
6:30 - 8 p.m. Council of Affiliates Awards Reception*

Sunday, Oct. 25 

7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.    On-Site Registration
7 a.m. - 9 p.m. Business and Hosted Meetings
8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
APHA Learning Institutes
9:30 - 11 a.m. Navigate & Network: Orientation
12 - 1:30 p.m. Opening General Session
1:30 - 6 p.m.

Grand Openings:

2 - 6 p.m. Poster Sessions**
2 - 4:30 p.m. Film Festival Kick-off Session
3:30 - 6 p.m.         
APHA Public Hearings
5:30 - 7 p.m. APHA Dance Party - Learn the dance!
6 - 9 p.m. Social Hours and Business Meetings

Monday, Oct. 26

7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. On-Site Registration
6:30 - 8 a.m. Business and Hosted Meetings
6:30 - 8 a.m.  Cancer Forum Breakfast*
7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Scientific Sessions (Oral  and Roundtable)
  • Special Sessions
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Public Health Expo
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Feature Film Session
10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Poster Sessions*
12 - 1 p.m. Lunch Hour 
12:30 - 2 p.m.

Ticketed Lunch Events*

  • ENV Section - Rebecca A. Head Luncheon
  • MCH - Martha May Eliot Luncheon
1 - 2:30 p.m. Feature Film Session
5 - 6:30 p.m. Monday General Session
6:30 - 9 p.m. Business Meetings and Social Hours

Tuesday, Oct. 27

7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. On-Site Registration
6:30 - 8 a.m. Business Meetings
6:30 - 8 a.m.
CBPHC Breakfast*
7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.    Wellness Center
8 - 10 a.m. Latino Caucus Helen Rodriguez-Trias Breakfast*
8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
  • Scientific Sessions (Oral and Roundtable)
  • Special Sessions
9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Governing Council Session II
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Public Health Expo
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Feature Film Session
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Poster Sessions
12 - 1 p.m. Lunch Hour
12 - 2 p.m. OHS Section Luncheon*
12:30 - 2 p.m. 

Ticketed Lunch Events*

  • STATS Luncheon (subsidized by NORC)
  • PHEHP Awards Lunch
  • Public Health Nursing Luncheon
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.  OH Section Business Lunch (subsidized by the OH Section)*
2 - 5 p.m. Governing Council Session III
6:30 - 9 p.m. Public Health Awards Ceremony and Reception
6:30 - 9 p.m. Business Meetings and Social Hours
6 - 11 p.m. Black Caucus Awards Dinner*

Wednesday, Oct. 28

7:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. On-Site Registration
6:30 - 8 a.m. Business Meetings
7 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Wellness Center
8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Scientific Sessions (Oral and Roundtable)   
  • Special Sessions
12:30 - 2 p.m. International Health Luncheon*
2:30 - 4 p.m. Closing General Session

*Registration fees may apply. Get your ticket while registering.
**Poster sessions are located in the back of the exhibit hall.

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