Schedule at a Glance

The new and improved Annual Meeting schedule allows for more participation from the virtual audience, more networking time for both virtual and in-person attendees, and a more robust schedule to kick off the meeting on Sunday. If you are interested in hosting a business meeting or social hour, learn more and submit an applicationAll times listed below are in Mountain Time.

Monday, Oct. 18 - Wednesday, Oct. 20

  • Navigate and Network: APHA 2021 Virtual Meeting only
  • Virtual APHA Business Meetings

Thursday, Oct. 21 - Friday, Oct. 22

  • Virtual Poster Sessions

Saturday, Oct. 23

Sunday, Oct. 24 — Official First Day of APHA 2021

  In-Person  Virtual
8:30-11 a.m. 

APHA Business Meetings

Pre-Convention Learning Institutes

APHA Business Meetings

Pre-Convention Learning Institutes

NEW TIME
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Opening General Session
Opening General Session
12:30-6 p.m. Public Health Expo Grand Opening
12:30-2 p.m.
Exclusive Expo-Only Hours
NEW SLOT
2-3:30 p.m.
Oral Sessions Oral Sessions
NEW SLOT
4-5:30 p.m.
Oral Sessions Oral Sessions
6 p.m. Social Hours Social Hours

Monday, Oct. 25

  In-Person  Virtual
7:30-8:30 a.m.    Networking Coffee Talks
NEW TIME
8:30 a.m.-10 a.m.
Monday General Session Monday General Session
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Visit the Public Health Expo
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Oral Sessions Oral Sessions
12:30-1:45 p.m.   Roundtable Sessions 
2-3:30 p.m. Oral Sessions Oral Sessions
4-5:30 p.m. Oral Sessions Oral Sessions
6 p.m. Social Hours Social Hours

Tuesday, Oct. 26

  In-Person  Virtual
7:30-8:30 a.m.    Networking Coffee Talks
8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Governing Council Meeting   
8:30-10 a.m. Oral Sessions Oral Sessions
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Visit the Public Health Expo
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Oral Sessions Oral Sessions
12-2 p.m. APHA Awards Ceremony (ticketed event)
12:30-1:45 p.m.   Roundtable Sessions
2-3:30 p.m. Oral Sessions  Oral Sessions
4-5:30 p.m. Oral Sessions  Oral Sessions
6 p.m. Social Hours Social Hours

Wednesday, Oct. 27

In-Person Virtual
8:30-10 a.m. Oral Sessions Oral Sessions
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Oral Sessions Oral Sessions
12:30-2 p.m. Oral Sessions Oral Sessions
2:30-4 p.m. Closing General Session Closing General Session