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Dornsife Sessions and Events at APHA

Dornsife enrollment team talks to attendees at school's booth during APHA 2019

APHA 2021


Dornsife APHA annual meeting guide

From October 24-27, 2021, faculty, staff, and students from Dornsife presented their work at multiple sessions at the American Public Health Association’s (APHA) 2021 Annual Meeting and Expo in Denver, Colorado.

This year’s theme was "Creating the Healthiest Nation: Strengthening Social Connectedness." APHA 2021 had hybrid online/in-person schedule that allowed for more participation from the virtual audience, and networking time for both virtual and in-person attendees.

Many faculty, staff, and students had their work featured at the event. Mariana Chilton, PhD, a professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities at Dornsife, presented on essential factors for achieving lasting food and nutrition security. She discussed how the solution is not more charity food but abolition.

On Monday of APHA, Dornsife co-sponsored this year's APHA Day of Action: Public Health for Public Safety. Attendees virtually toured downtown Denver to observe and discuss the determinants and consequences of racism and public safety inequities in Denver, and heard from the community leaders and programs that are successfully working towards solutions.

Amy Carroll-Scott, PhD, MPH, an associate professor in the department of Community Health and Prevention at Dornsife, helped plan this day of action once again. Attendees tweeted and created buzz on Twitter. Carroll-Scott tweeted a framework of public health for public safety by Denver's Task Force to Reimagine Policing and Public Safety.

For the complete list of the Dornsife research highlighted throughout the week, view the school's APHA guide.

Dornsife staff also took part in this year’s exhibition virtually at booth # 134. Virtual visitors could view curated content including videos, student stories and learn more about undergraduate, master’s and doctoral programs at Dornsife.

Download the Dornsife APHA 2021 Program Guide

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Past Annual Meetings

APHA 2020

APHA's 2020 Annual Meeting and Expo took place virtually from October 24-28, 2020.

For a look at how our School participated read Dornsife Faculty, Staff and Students Participate in the First-Ever All Virtual APHA Meeting

Download the Dornsife APHA 2020 Program Guide


APHA 2019

The theme of the American Public Health Association’s (APHA) 2019 Annual Meeting and Expo was "Creating the Healthiest Nation: For Science. For Action. For Health."Dornsife School of Public Health faculty and students presented their work at over 100 sessions and held pre-meeting events in Philadelphia from November 2-6, 2019.

View the full list of Dornsife School of Public Health presentations and special events at APHA 2019 below.

Download the Dornsife APHA 2019 Program Guide