Annual Conference

Each fall, the Institute for Public Health at Washington University in St. Louis hosts a popular and informative annual conference.

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THE 2019 iNSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC HEALTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE WILL BE HELD oCT. 30, 2019 on the MEDICAL SCHOOL CAMPUS, WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY IN ST. LOUIS

 

The Institute for Public Health Annual Conference is a great way to get to know the institute and learn more about primary public health topics affecting our community, our state and the globe.

The conference features an introduction by the university chancellor and Institute for Public Health Director, William G. Powderly, MD regarding the latest institute news and findings and, public health issues and advocacy.

Panelists engage in Q&A with audience at the 11th annual Institute for Public Health Conference.

The audience participates in panel discussions with the invited speakers followed by poster presentations which are judged and prizes awarded. Attendees also have the opportunity to network with speakers and panelists, poster presenters, and fellow students or colleagues.

Past conference topics have included: action toward health equity, evidence-based public health, mental health and obesity as a core public health issues, and other timely topics.

The annual conference is free and open to the public on the Medical School campus at Washington University in St. Louis. Free parking is also provided.

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Past Conferences

Action Toward Health Equity: Conversations with Local Leaders
2018 Conference Details

Why Science Matters: The Case for Evidence-Based Public Health
2017 Conference Details

Mental Health is Public Health: Innovative Approaches to Behavioral Resilience
2016 Conference Details

Prepared for Peril: Readiness and Recovery for Public Health Threats
2015 Conference Details

Public Good & Individual Choice: Navigating the Complexities of Public Health in a Modern Society
2014 Conference Details

Weighing In: The Public Health Impact & Promise of Science in Addressing Obesity
2013 Conference Details

Addressing the Public Health Challenges of the 21st Century
2012 Conference Details

Beyond Borders: Transforming Health at Home and Abroad
2011 Conference Details

Reducing Disparities on National and State Levels
2010 Conference Details

Multidisciplinary Approaches to Eliminate Disparities
2009 Conference Details

Inaugural Institute for Public Health Symposium
2008 Conference Details