APHA 2023 Annual Meeting & Expo, Atlanta, Nov. 12-15, Creating the Healthiest Nation: Overcoming Social & Ethical Challenges

Save the date! Join your friends and colleagues in Atlanta from Nov. 12-15 for the APHA Annual Meeting. The APHA Annual Meeting brings together more than 12,000 public health professionals from across the world to engage, collaborate and grow through educational and networking opportunities.

2023 Location: Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC), 285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA

2023 Call for Abstracts and Learning Institutes Now Open

Submit an abstract for APHA 2023 for oral, poster sessions and APHA Learning Institutes. Submissions related to all areas of public health are welcome but we encourage abstracts related to the 2023 meeting theme, "Creating the Healthiest Nation: Overcoming Social and Ethical Challenges."

Submission Deadline: March 31, 2023.

Read Guidelines and submit your abstract

APHA TV 2022

Want to learn more about the Annual Meeting? Wonder what you missed in Boston? Check out APHA TV 2022. Here you will find a roundup of the week’s biggest events, interviews with speakers and discussions with thought leaders in the field.

APHA Help Us Help Them Campaign

During the APHA Annual Meeting registration process, individuals are given the opportunity to make a charitable donation to a highly respected public health charity located within a 25-mile radius of the host city of the APHA conference. 100% of the proceeds go to the charity. 

How is the charity selected? 
APHA will solicit charity nominations from APHA and affiliate leaders, members and staff. Preference may go to a charity that can also provide a volunteer service opportunity.  

How may I nominate a charity? 
APHA is currently accepting Help Us Help Them Campaign charity nominations through January 2023. Please take 5 minutes to complete the Google Form by close of business Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2023. 

Email development@apha.org

Past Help Us Help Them Campaign Charities

APHA 2022- Boston The Home for Little Wanderers To help vulnerable children and their families build permanent, positive change. 
APHA 2021-Denver and online Metropolitan Denver Homeless Initiatives Collaborates with partners to implement regional solutions to prevent and end homelessness.
APHA 2020-Online Robby Poblete Foundation Collaborates with partners to support violence prevention 
APHA 2019-Philadelphia Turning Points for Children  Brings social and health services to vulnerable people.
APHA 2018-San Diego
Home Start  Prevents and treats child abuse and addresses conditions that can contribute to risky or abuse situations while concurrently addressing individual self-sufficiency and emotional needs.
APHA 2017-Atlanta  HealthMPowers
Promotes healthy behaviors and transforms environments where children live, learn and play.  


General Inquiries: annualmeeting@apha.org

2023 Location for the APHA Annual Meeting: Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC), 285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA

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Event Sales and Sponsorship
Host your event at APHA    
Natalie Koo, CMP
Assistant Director,
Event Operations 
Speakers and Scientific Sessions
Donna Wright
Senior Manager,
Event Education and Programs

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