General Information

IAPHS conferences feature the latest in population health science from diverse disciplines and promote exchanges about population health issues between scientists and stakeholders from policy and practice fields. Like past conferences, the 2018 conference will feature scientific paper and poster sessions, plenary panels, roundtable discussions, and plenty of time for networking with a diverse set of people who share a commitment to population health science. Plan to join us in October for this exciting event.


Dates: October 3–5, 2018
National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine
Constitution Avenue Building
2101 Constitution Ave., N.W, Washington DC
About the venue:

Allison Aiello
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Bob Hummer
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

The Program Committee for the 2018 conference is headed by Bob Hummer and Allison Aiello of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. The full Program Committee is listed here.

In collaboration with IAPHS, the Roundtable on Population Health Improvement of the Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine is planning a free population health science workshop on Oct 3 prior to the IAPHS meetings. See Schedule at a Glance for more details; registration for the workshop will be announced separately.

Key Conference Dates

Call for Submissions: December 2017

Submission Deadline: March 15, 2018

Registration Opens for IAPHS Members: April 2, 2018

Registration Opens for All: May 15, 2018

Please send questions and other communications about the conference to