APHA champions the health of all people and all communities. APHA speaks out for public health issues and policies backed by science. and is the only organization that influences federal policy, has a 140-plus year perspective and brings together members from all fields of public health.

APHA publishes the American Journal of Public Health and The Nation’s Health newspaper. At the Annual Meeting & Exposition, thousands of people share the latest public health research. APHA also leads public awareness campaigns such as Get Ready and National Public Health Week.

For more information go to: apha.org