Aging & Public Health

The mission of the Aging and Public Health Section of APHA is to promote the health and well-being of individuals as they age by improving their health, functioning, quality of life and financial security.

Become an active member of the Section! If you are already an APHA member, you can join us as a second Section for no additional cost. All you have to do is update your member profile.

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Contact Us

Chair: Annie Nguyen, PhD, MPH

Chair-Elect: Emily Nicklett, PhD, MSW

Immediate Past Chair: Mary Gallant, PhD, MPH

Program Co-Chairs: Ruth Little, PhD and Lan Doan, MPH, CPH, PhD(c)

Membership Committee Co-Chairs: Cassie Lopez-Jeng, PhD, MPH, and Isis Mikhail, MD, MPH, DrPH

Communications Chair and Web Editor: Steven Cohen, DrPH, MPH

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