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Early-Career Professionals

Graduating APHA Student Members, you may wonder what's next for you in APHA. For two years after your graduation date, you qualify to enter the Early-Career Professionals Member group. And you can stay in the ECP group for up to three consecutive years.

Early-Career Professionals* enjoy all the same great APHA member benefits as other members, plus these exclusive benefits:

  • Exclusive ECP webinars centered on professional development topics including salary negotiation, resume writing and leadership.
  • Exclusive ECP workshops and coaching at the Annual Meeting and Expo, as well as ECP-only Poster Sessions.
  • APHA LEAD online community featuring networking opportunities, webinar recordings and more.

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Already an APHA Early-Career Professional member? Contact Nancy Sherwood to be part of the ECP Committee.

*Proof of status is required to become an Early-Career Professional member.

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