Living History| Honoring Our Past Uplifting Our Future

  • Saturday, November 10, 2018
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Hilton San Diego Bayfront, 1 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101 (SAPPHIRE BALLROOM D)


  • To apply for BCHW membership:
  • To apply for SAAPHI membership:
  • To apply for BCHW membership:
  • To apply for SAAPHI membership:

Registration is closed

This year's meeting is co-sponsored by:


The Society for the Analysis of African American Public Health Issues (SAAPHI) is a non-profit (501c3) national public health organization comprised of researchers, physician and health advocates dedicated to improving the overall health of African Americans. The organization promotes and utilizes research to inform scientific knowledge, program development, and policy decisions.

The Black Caucus of Health Workers (BCHW) is an independent organization, officially affiliated with the American Public Health Association (APHA). This year BCHW celebrates their 50th Anniversary! BCHW serves as a catalyst for influencing the recognition of the health care needs of Black people in America by APHA and other health related organizations. The organization strives for the elimination of disparities and the reduction of gaps in health and health outcomes by improving the quality of life of people of African descent through advocacy, knowledge, practice and research.

Black Ladies in Public Health (BLiPH) is an online community with a real-world impact! BLiPH is an international group that promotes scholarship, service, self-care, support and a safe space for Black Ladies interested in, training and working in Public Health. serves as a safe-space and resource for Black Ladies in Public Health and our allies!


 SAAPHI's pre-conference events for the
146th APHA Annual Meeting
will take place on 
November 10, 2010 in San Diego, CA!

Saturday, November 10, 2018: Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium. The theme of this year's 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 and equity throughout the African Diaspora. The event is scheduled from 8 AM - 5 PM at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel, Sapphire Ballroom D in San Diego, CA. 

Lunch included with registration.


Key Conference Highlights

Keynote Speaker

Racism & Health Disparities Panel

#ForHealth Leveraging Technology to Achieve Health Equity Panel

Scientific Symposium & Poster Session

SAAPHI Business Meeting



Link to Program Updates & Speakers:


  Hilton San Diego Bayfront
1 Park Boulevard
  San Diego, California 92101


For more information please contact SAAPHI President at  

See you in San Diego!


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