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The main opportunities for journalists to work with APHA include:
- Covering research and presentations at APHA's Annual Meeting and Expo. Sign up for access to this year's research and livestreams or to register to attend.
- Interviewing an APHA leader or public health expert for background or comment.
- Using APHA resources and materials as background for your reporting.
- Covering new research from the American Journal of Public Health.
The American Public Health Association champions the health of all people and all communities. We strengthen the public health profession, promote best practices and share the latest public health research and information. We are the only organization that combines a 150-year perspective, a broad-based member community and the ability to influence federal policy to improve the public's health.
Read more about APHA’s history and notable dates.
Our Strategic Plan
Read our strategic plan summary to learn more about our vision and how we plan to achieve it.
Along with webinars and trainings on key issues, APHA produces three key events each year.
APHA publishes books through APHA Press and produces The Nation’s Health newspaper and Public Health Newswire to inform and educate members and promote conversations about public health. APHA connects members to the latest in public health through Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and more.