American Institutes for Research Experts to Share Insights at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting
Arlington, Va. – A team of public health experts from the American Institutes for Research (AIR) will participate in the American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting & Expo, being held November 12-15, 2023, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.
This year’s conference theme, Creating the Healthiest Nation: Overcoming Social and Ethical Challenges, aligns closely with AIR’s commitment to advancing public health, improving outcomes, and generating evidence that leads to a better, more equitable world. Learn more about AIR's commitment to advancing public health.
AIR experts will present on a range of topics, including enhancing health equity through community health worker models; examining social and health concerns for Afghan refugees; reducing the impact of harm and violence in the military community; and how community-based organizations are facilitating the use of HIV prevention services among Black, Hispanic, and transgender youth.
AIR’s booth will be in the Schools of Public Health Section, booth number 1711.
Presentations by AIR staff are listed below in eastern time (ET). For a full listing of APHA presentations, visit the conference website.
Sunday, November 12, 2023
3 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
AIR Presenter/Author: Drew Wood-Palmer
Location: Main Session
AIR Presenter/Author: Valerie Betley
Tuesday, November 14, 2023
11:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
AIR Presenter/Author: Trenita Childers
2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
2:45 – 3:00 p.m.
AIR Presenter/Author: Brandy Farrar
4:30 – 4:45 p.m.
5:00 - 5:15 p.m.
AIR Presenter/Author: Adam Troy
Established in 1946, with headquarters in Washington, D.C., the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is a nonpartisan, not-for-profit institution that conducts behavioral and social science research and delivers technical assistance both domestically and internationally in the areas of health, education and the workforce. AIR's work is driven by its mission to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, AIR has offices across the U.S. and abroad. For more information, visit www.air.org.