Scenes from APHA 2018

November 20, 2018 | Press Releases & Announcements

CUNY SPH was well represented this year by faculty, students, and alumni at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting in San Diego, California.

CUNY SPH booth at APHA 2018

The CUNY SPH booth at the 2018 APHA Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA. From left to right: Priscilla Lopez, Katrina Mateo, Chris Palmedo, Attiqa Nadeem, Christian Grov


Dean and students at APHA

From left to right: CUNY SPH doctoral students Amanda Nace and Jennifer Carmona with Dean Ayman El-Mohandes


Dean's dinner for students 2

Dean’s dinner for students at APHA, an annual CUNY SPH tradition


SPH faculty authors and textbook at APHA

From left to right: Dean of Research Michele Kiely, Professor Chris Palmedo, and Professor Meredith Manze showcase their newly published textbook “Personal Health: A Population Perspective”, which seeks to engage students in understanding relevant personal health issues within a broader population health framework.


Lyndon Haviland and Ayman El-Mohandes at APHA 2018

CUNY SPH Foundation Board Chair Lyndon Haviland and Dean Ayman El-Mohandes talk about the success of the Haviland/El-Mohandes Fund in helping public health students attend the APHA Annual Meeting. This year, 48 students were able to attend APHA thanks to assistance from the fund.


Haviland/El-Mohandes Fund Award Recipients

Lyndon Haviland and Ayman El-Mohandes are seated in the middle of this year’s group of students that received awards from the Haviland/El-Mohandes Fund to attend APHA


Jerome Adams

U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams with Dean Ayman El-Mohandes


Thomas Quade and Ayman El-Mohandes

Thomas Quade, immediate past president of APHA, and Dean Ayman El-Mohandes