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Seeking Reviewers for ASPPH-sponsored Academic and Practice Linkages in Public Health Caucus, Deadline: January 31

The Academic and Practice Linkages in Public Health Caucus, sponsored by the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) in partnership with the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB), is currently seeking public health practitioners and academics to serve as abstract reviewers for oral and poster presentations for 2018 APHA Meeting to take place November 10 – 14 in San Diego, CA with the theme: Creating the Healthiest Nation: Health Equity Now.

Reviewers will conduct the online abstract review in March. The number of abstracts assigned per reviewer will depend on both the number of abstracts received and the total number of reviewers. Each abstract review takes approximately 10 – 15 minutes. Instructions to conduct the reviews will be provided by APHA.

If you are interested in participating as a reviewer, please sign up through the APHA online system.

Deadline: January 31.

Caucus Overview

The Academic and Practice Linkages in Public Health Caucus provides a forum for American Public Health Association (APHA) members to explore and discuss innovative approaches and effective interventions that support practice, education, and applied research by building bridges between academia and practice. Public health academicians and practitioners within public health institutions (e.g., federal, state, regional, local, private sector or non-profit organizations) that administer or participate in academic and practice partnerships are encouraged to submit abstracts to showcase their work at the APHA Annual Meetings.

Topic areas for the 2018 APLPHC sessions are as follows:

Visit APLPHC call for abstracts to learn more. Contact the program planner Ms. Sarah Weiner at sweiner@aspph.org with any questions.