Welcome to the website of the

Asian & Pacific Islander Caucus

for Public Health.

APIC is the Vision & Voice for Asian & Pacific Islander Public Health and Health Equity.  Our mission is to advance the health and health equity of Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States, associated jurisdictions, and the diaspora, in affiliation with the American Public Health Association.

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​​APIC 2015

Awards Ceremony

We thank our sponsors for their very generous support!
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Asian American and Pacific Islander Mental Health Alliance​

APIC 2016 Young Professional and Students Meet & Greet

​You Deserve to Be Counted!

Let the federal government know why detailed data on Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander groups is important to you and your community.


APIC 2016 Conference  Denver, CO

The RWJF Award for Health Equity presented by the Asian & Pacific Islander Caucus (APIC) For Public Health (RWJF-APIC Award) is a seven-year program to recognize individuals who have made outstanding contributions toward achieving health equity.

 APIC will award an unrestricted cash prize of $3,000 to the annual award recipient(s). The award will be presented at the APIC Awards Ceremony during the American Public Health Association (APHA) 2017 Annual Meeting & Expo on Monday, November 6 or 7, 2017 (TBC), in Atlanta, GA.

Award recipients must have successfully implemented a systems change in the past two years that:

Aligns with RWJF’s vision for building a Culture of Health and achieving health equity www.cultureofhealth.org;
Impacts health outcomes in one or more of the following areas: access to quality care, education, employment, income, community environment, housing, and public safety; and provides a solution or approach that improves outcomes for groups most affected by health disparities.


          Nominations due                                       June 30, 2017 at 11:59PM EST
          Nominees notified of decision                 August 10, 2017
          APIC Awards Ceremony                           November 6 or 7, 2017 (TBC)

For questions about the RWJF-APIC Award, please email rwjfaward@apicaucus.org 

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​​APIC 2015

Young Professional and Students Meet & Greet

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