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                                                                  142nd APHA
Annual Meeting and Exposition
Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health

Join us as we celebrate the Asian Pacific Islander Caucus' 40th Anniversary!

 Creating the Future for Asian & Pacific Islander Health: Advancing 40 Years of Collaboration

Date:               Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Time:               8-10 PM (Doors Open at 7:45 PM)

Location:        Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Convention Center

900 Convention Center Blvd Rm 230New Orleans, LA

Welcome to the website of the Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health. Our mission is to address public health issues specifically affecting Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States and associated jurisdictions in affiliation with the American Public Health Association..See our factsheet and learn more here >>

-Elena Ong,PHN, MS, 
-Angela Sy
, DrPH, 

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A special thank you to all of APIC's sponsors. Please click below to learn more about their work. Keep an eye out for information on how to become a sponsor at next year's meeting.
APIC Public Health Visionary Sponsor:
June 2014

APIC's 2014 Heritage Month Webinar

By Elena Ong, PHN, MS 

We hope you joined us for APIC's 2014 Heritage Month Webinar, Native Hawaiian & Pacific Islander Health. 

On May 29, 2014 on the mainland and Hawaii, and May 30, 2014 in the territories such as Guam, the Marshall Islands, etc, the Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health and the American Indian, Alaskan Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus, joined forces to organize a "Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander Health" webinar for 2014 Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month.

To read the entire blog, please click here.

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Register today for APHA!

You've invited to attend the 142nd Annual APHA Convention, which takes place November 15-19, 2014, in New Orleans, LA.  This year's convention is devoted to Healthography.

To preview what the Asian Pacific Islander Caucus has planned for you, visit

To preview the full APHA Program, visit:

To register for the meeting, visit:

To register for housing, visit:

To get the early bird discount, register by August 28, 2014.

And when you book your travel, and hotel accommodations, be sure to arrive on Sunday, November 16, 2014, and stay through Wednesday, November 19, 2014, as we're planning special sessions and events to celebrate APIC's 40th Anniversary!

2013 APHA

Annual Meeting & Exposition at Boston, MA
                              November 2-6
A great big mahalo and shout-out to everyone who turned out for the 141st Annual APHA Convention in Boston, MA. 

We blew it outside the park, when 110+ participated in the API Caucus Invited Session, "Immigration Reform & the Affordable Care Act" featuring Hon. Mee Moua, President of Asian Americans Advancing Justice; Kathy Ko Chin, President & CEO of APIAHF, Jeff Caballero, Executive Director of AAPCHO, and Rhodora Ursua of NYU CSAAH, and approximately 100 participated in the 39th Annual API Caucus Social & Awards Reception featuring Fitchburg Mayor, Hon. Lisa Wong, and UCLA Fielding School of Public Health Professor Ninez Ponce, PhD, MPP.   We also had a full house at the API Caucus Young Professionals and Student Breakfast featuring Anh Sawyer, Executive Director of Southeast Asian Coalition of Central Massachusetts, Felice Le-Scherban, Association for Asian Public Health Actin, Joseph Bokum Lee, Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association, Nicole Ooi-ling Fink, East Coast Asian American Student Union and Jirayut "New" Latthivongskorn of Pre-Health Dreamers.

To join in the fun, check out our slideshow below.

The API Caucus for Public Health

Click on the picture (above) to see some highlights from APHA 2013.

2012 APHA Annual Meeting & Exposition
Prevention and Wellness Across the Life Span
October 27-31, 2012 | 
San Francisco, CA

APIC's program in San Francisco was a great success! Thank you to our presenters, moderators, speakers, sponsors, and members-- new and old. 

APHA 2012

2011 APHA Annual Meeting & Exposition
APIC's program at the 139th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC was a great success! Thank you to our presenters, moderators, speakers, sponsors, and members-- new and old. 
APHA 2011
  • APIC @ APHA Photos. View here >>.
  • APHA Certificate of Attendance at the Annual Meeting.Print here >>
  • APHA Youtube Site for videos from the Opening and Closing General Sessions and othersView here >> 

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