Annual Meeting Press Information

More than 13,000 experts in public health are expected at APHA's 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo in Atlanta, Nov. 4-8, 2017.

Journalists covering the world's largest and most influential public health meeting have the opportunity to view groundbreaking scientific presentations and sessions. Public health researchers, academicians, policymakers and practitioners will present more than 4,000 scientific papers at over 1,000 sessions focusing on the latest public health challenges, including plenary sessions, oral presentations, roundtable workshops, poster sessions and panel discussions. APHA's Public Health Expo features a lively marketplace of ideas, products and services from hundreds of leaders in the field. The Annual Meeting fosters discussion about individual research and the big picture of public health. It is a remarkable opportunity to meet sources, chart trends and uncover story ideas.

Are you a journalist interested in attending and covering the Annual Meeting? Register online to request media credentials.

Are you a journalist interested in covering research presented at the Annual Meeting from afar? Let us know that you'd like to be added to embargoed research notices and offers.

Please note: All research presented at the Annual Meeting is embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EST on the day of the presentation.

Annual Meeting Blog

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