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The New Mexico Public Health Association envisions New Mexico as a place where
the resources, socioeconomic conditions, and environment exist
in which ALL people can be healthy. 
Our mission is to promote public health practice, policies, and systems
that support health equity in New Mexico.
We accomplish our mission by providing a forum for sharing research and practices,
and serving as a base for leadership development, networking, and action.

 Learn more at our About Us page

To learn more about Membership, click here

Call for Special Awards Nominations!


SEND YOUR NOMINATIONS NOW - DUE MONDAY, February 27th!

The New Mexico Public Health Association is soliciting nominations for our annual special awards to be presented during the 2017 Annual Conference at the April 6th Awards Luncheon at the Embassy Suites in Albuquerque, NM. These awards recognize outstanding individual and community efforts to improve public health in New Mexico. If you know any individual(s), organizations or agencies that have impressed you with his, her or their dedication to public service, or that have really made a difference in the health of New Mexicans, now is your chance to recognize them with an award!

CLICK HERE for the Awards Nomination Form.

You must be a current NMPHA member to nominate someone (although NMPHA Board members may not nominate), but the nominee does not have to be an NMPHA member.

Nominations are due by Monday, February 27th, emailed to Courtney FitzGerald (HSCcafitzgerald@gmail.com ) or Jessica Reno (jess.r.reno@gmail.com ).

We look forward to hearing from you!

Courtney FitzGerald, Co-President-Elect

Jessica Reno, Co-President-Elect

 


CALL FOR ABSTRACTS!
New Mexico Public Health Association
2017 Annual Conference
"Celebrating 100 years of public health:
Growing the next generation of leaders"

April 5-6, 2017
Preconference workshops on April 4th
Embassy Suites - Albuquerque, NM 
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Deadline for submission of abstracts: 
February 13, 2017
 OUR SUBMISSION PROCESS THIS YEAR
WILL BE ONLINE
CLICK HERE FOR INTRODUCTION,
INSTRUCTIONS AND LINK FOR THE
ONLINE 
ABSTRACT SUBMISSION FORM 

NMPHA was established in 1917.
Join us as we celebrate and reflect on 100 years of public health innovations, successes, challenges, and partnerships to create healthier communities. Help us welcome a new generation of leaders as we work together to envision the future of public health in New Mexico.


13th ANNUAL 

NMPHA HEALTH POLICY

LEGISLATIVE FORUM 


"Effective Advocacy: From Grassroots to the Roundhouse"


Our Policy Forum was a huge success! We'll be posting any available lectures soon. In the meantime, check out the legislative proposal booklet from the Forum!


Legislative Proposals can be found here

Save The Date!!


APHA Annual Meeting & Expo 2017

Creating the Healthiest Nation: Climate Changes Health.

November 4-8, 2017
Atlanta, GA

Call for Abstracts opens December 19th

Click here for submission instructions.

 


Want to Get More Involved with NMPHA? There are many ways to become more involved with NMPHA. Current opportunities to put your skills and energy to work for public health in New Mexico include joining the following standing committees:

Annual Conference Committee
Responsible for planning and implementing NMPHA's annual conference. Contact NMPHA Co-Presidents
 Marsha McMurray-Avila or Tracy McDaniel for more information or to get involved.

Policy Committee

Informs and motivates members and community partners to engage in public health advocacy in NMPHA's priority areas. Responsible for planning and implementing the Annual Health Policy Legislative Forum, recommending the NMPHA policy agenda for the state legislative session, and contributing to policy-related sessions for the Annual Conference. Contact Policy Committee Co-Chairs Abuko Estrada or Clarissa Silva to get involved.

Membership Committee
Responsible for establishing and monitoring systems for recruitment and retention of members, assuring that members' needs are met and maximizing membership revenue. Contact Membership Committee Chair
Judith Seltzer to get involved.


Communications Committee
Responsible for supporting internal communications among members, external communications to promote NMPHA events, and developing strategies for disseminating the larger public health message, using traditional approaches and social media. Contact Communications Committee Chair Sharz Weeks to get involved.

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