NPHW Forum: "Healthiest Nation 2030: Changing Our Future Together"

Georges Benjamin and Jerome Adams smilingThe official National Public Health Week forum, hosted by the American Public Health Association, kicked off NPHW 2018 with an exciting keynote address from U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams, MD, MPH. The event also featured remarks from APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, and a panel of expert public health voices moderated by APHA President Joseph Telfair, DRPH, MSW, MPH. Panelists’ areas of expertise are aligned with NPHW daily themes.


Watch the Surgeon General's keynote address.

Watch the panel discussion.

The full panel:

Wendy Ellis, Project Director, Building Community Resilience, Sumner M. Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness, Milken Institute School of Public Health

Jen Luettel Schweer, Director, Sexual Assault Response and Prevention Services, Georgetown University

Sinsi Hernandez-Cancio, Director of Health Equity, Families USA

Alyse Sabina, National Program Director, Aetna Foundation


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Download the NPHW handout (PDF).

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