This year's pre-conference meeting for the 146th APHA Annual Meeting will take place on
November 10, 2018 from at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront in San Diego, CA!
The theme of the pre-conference meeting is "Living History: Honoring our Past, Uplifting our Future."
We invite you to join us for a dynamic meeting designed to increase understanding of strategies and opportunities aimed at creating and implementing policies to promote health throughout the African Diaspora.
Lunch is included with registration.
NOVEMBER 10, 2018 | 8 AM | SAN DIEGO, CA
8:30 AM Registration
9:00 AM Welcome
Black Caucus of Health Workers
Black Ladies in Public Health
Society for the Analysis of African American Public Health Issues
9:15 AM Keynote Speaker: Dr. Rodney G. Hood
10:00 AM APHA Panel
Navigating Racism in Public Health
Places & Space
11:00 AM SAAPHI Scientific Poster Session
12:30 PM SAAPHI Scientific Symposium
1:30 PM #ForHealth Panel
Advocacy, Tech & Public Health
3:00 PM Awards & Closing Remarks
4:00 PM SAAPHI Business Meeting
Research Associate Professor of Medicine, Health, and Society, Vanderbilt University
This hour-long session is designed to be an interactive session with a diverse panel of contributors who have chapters in the upcoming APHA volume, Is it Race or Racism?: State of the Evidence and Tools for the Public Health Professional.
This panel will focus on: 1) strategies to help public health professionals navigate the politics of race and racism in public health, 2) how to create safe spaces for open dialogue and advocacy for policy and institutional change to focus on health equity work.
#FORHEALTH: Leveraging Technology to Achieve Health Equity". This is where public health meets technology in the 21st Century! Black Ladies in Public Health brings together public health techpreneurs/innovators to show us how to leverage technology to achieve health equity.
2018 PRE-CONFERENCE MEETING & SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM
10 November 2018
Living History: Honoring our Past, Uplifting our Future
LIVING HISTORY: HONORING OUR PAST, UPLIFITING OUR FUTURE
Congratulations to the Black Caucus of Health Workers on 50 years of service!
Hilton San Diego Bayfront
SAPPHIRE BALLROOM D
1 Park Blvd. San Diego, CA 92101