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San Diego | November 10 - 14


ASPPH Student Leadership Institute

Saturday & Sunday, Nov. 10 - 11

The Student Leadership Institute is a skill-building and networking opportunity for student leaders at ASPPH member institutions. The Institute is planned by the ASPPH Student Services Forum. The deadline to register is Friday, October 26, and the registration fee is $199 per student.​

Email for participation requirements. 

Monday, Nov. 12: APHA 2018 - ColoradoSPH Mixer (RSVP required)

ColoradoSPH alumni, students, faculty and our local public health community friends are invited to join Colorado School of Public Health for a mixer at the 2018 APHA Annual Meeting and Expo in San Diego. 

Kettner Exchange | Food & Spirits​​

Monday, Nov. 12, 6 - 8 p.m.
2001 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101

RSVP to with​​:

Name, title, organization, affiliation with the school, and if an alum your graduation year. As well as any dietary restrictions.


Wednesday, Nov. 14: This is Public Health Graduate School Fair

Wednesday, Nov. 14, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., Parma Payne Goodall Alumni Center, San Diego State University Graduate School of Public Health. 

A great opportunity for prospective students to meet with SOPHAS and representatives from more than 25 schools and programs of public health, including the Colorado School of Public Health! 

Registration is still open and FREE for all attendees! Register today!​

Attend ColoradoSPH at AP​HA 2018 Presentations

You can download the mobile app ​today to gain access to the full program or earch for "APHA 2018" in your app store, available for Apple and Android, as a mobile web version and a desktop version. 

Presenter information links:

Colorado School of Public Health

ColoradoSPH at University of Northern Colorado

ColoradoSPH at University of Colorado Anschutz Campus ​

ColoradoSPH at Colorado State University​

General Session Presentations

Sunday, Nov. 11, Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Welcome Address : APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD

David R. Williams, PhD, MPH - Florence Sprague Norman and Laura Smart Norman Professor of Public Health at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Professor of African and African American Studies and Sociology at Harvard University.

Vice Admiral Jerome Adams, MD, MPH - 20th Surgeon General of the United States.

Monday, Nov. 12, 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Melissa Harris-Perry, PhD - Host of the award-winning television show Melissa Harris-Perry on MSNBC and as a faculty member of the University of Chicago, Princeton University, and Tulane University. 

Ai-jen Poo​ - Director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance and the co-director of the Caring Across Generations Campaign. 

John A. Powell, JD - director of the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society and professor of Law, African American, and Ethnic Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. 

Eldar Shafir, PhD - Class of 1987 Professor of Behavioral Science and Public Policy at Princeton University, director of Princeton’s Kahneman-Treisman Center for Behavioral Science and Public Policy, scientific director at ideas42, a social science R&D lab, and visiting faculty at the Blavatnik School of Government at Oxford University.

Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2:30 - 4 p.m.

Linda Blount, MPH - President and CEO of the Black Women's Health Imperative.

Michael C. Lu, MD, MPH - George Washington University professor and senior associate dean for Academic, Student & Faculty Affairs.

Cynthia Lamberth, PhDc, MPH, CPH - Executive director of the Kentucky Population Health Institute.

Debra Pérez, PhD - Pérez is the chief measurement, evaluation and learning officer for the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation.​


For anyone unable to travel to the conference in person, APHA offers APHA Live, nearly 20 hours of livestreamed and on-demand broadcasting of career-building sessions including the Opening, Closing and General Sessions. Hear from leaders in the public health field, learn best practices and earn up to 19 CE credits.​ *​There is a fee for this service.


The Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) will host several joint sessions with other organizations as well as several ASPPH Forum meetings/workshops during APHA’s 2018 Annual Meeting in San Diego.

The majority of ASPPH sessions at APHA are free to attend and do not require pre-registration. Exceptions are noted on the agenda. Visit ASPPH for more information. ​


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