What a Day! Day 3 of the APHL Annual Meeting

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Day 3 of the APHL Annual Meeting was a big one! We had several captivating sessions including this year’s Katherine Kelley Distinguished Lecturer, Maryn McKenna, renowned journalist and author. Listen to today’s episode to hear a few attendees share what they took away from the day.

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Reporting from the Exhibit Hall: Day 2 of the APHL Annual Meeting

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A huge component of any APHL Annual Meeting is the exhibit hall. This year we were joined by 68 exhibitors, all of whom were sharing new and interesting products, services and technologies with meeting attendees. In today’s episode, we chat with representatives from Roche, Bio-Rad Laboratories and Hologic.

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Reporting from the Exhibit Hall: Day 2 of the APHL Annual Meeting

Reporting from the Exhibit Hall: Day 2 of the APHL Annual Meeting | www.APHLblog.org

A huge component of any APHL Annual Meeting is the exhibit hall. This year we were joined by 68 exhibitors, all of whom were sharing new and interesting products, services and technologies with meeting attendees. In today’s episode, we chat with representatives from Roche, Bio-Rad Laboratories and Hologic.

You can listen to our show via the player embedded below or on iTunes, Stitcher or wherever you get your podcasts. Please be sure to subscribe to Lab Culture so you never miss an episode.

Learn more about APHL’s corporate membership and other opportunities.

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Hello, Pasadena! Day 1 of the APHL Annual Meeting

Hello, Pasadena! Day 1 of the APHL Annual Meeting | www.APHLblog.org

We are in sunny Pasadena, California for the 2018 APHL Annual Meeting! Here is a little look at what we did on the first day. Stay tuned for updates every day through June 5.

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Farewell, Providence! APHL Annual Meeting — Days 3 and 4

Farewell, Providence! APHL Annual Meeting — Days 3 and 4 | www.APHLblog.org

After four days of fascinating speakers, networking with peers and partners from around the world, and enjoying public health jokes that only insiders would understand, the 2017 APHL Annual Meeting came to a close. It was the largest meeting yet with over 700 attendees. We are so thankful to the APHL staff, members, partners, exhibitors and speakers who made this meeting a success! See you all in Pasadena, California in 2018!

Below is a round-up of days 3 and 4.

Day 1 round-up

Day 2 round-up

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APHL Annual Meeting — Day 2

APHL Annual Meeting — Day 2 | www.APHLblog.org

It was another great day at the APHL Annual Meeting! From cholera to opioids to storytelling, the day was packed full of fascinating presentations from experts. Follow #APHL on Twitter and Instagram to join the conversation!

Day 1 round-up

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Hello, Providence! APHL Annual Meeting — Day 1

Hello, Providence! APHL Annual Meeting — Day 1 | www.APHLblog.org

We had an exciting first day of the 2017 APHL Annual Meeting in Providence! The meeting kicked-off with a warm welcome from Dr. Ewa King, director of the Rhode Island State Health Laboratories, and Dr. Nicole Alexander-Scott, director of the Rhode Island Department of Health. For more updates from the meeting, follow #APHL on Twitter and Instagram.

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2016 Annual Meeting — Day 3

2016 Annual Meeting -- Day 3 | www.APHLblog.org

Today we honored public health leaders from around the world. Congratulations to all award winners!

Check out our Storify for more tweets.

Top Tweets:

Photo Highlights:

Chris Whelen, APHL board president, presents awards to out-going board members and committee chairs

Chris Whelen, APHL board president, presents awards to out-going board members and committee chairs

 

2016 APHL award winners -- congratulations to all!

2016 APHL award winners — congratulations to all!

 

Meeting attendees enjoy breakfast in the exhibit hall

Meeting attendees enjoy breakfast in the exhibit hall

2016 Annual Meeting — Day 2

2016 Annual Meeting — Day 2 | www.APHLblog.org

What a day! Below are some of the top tweets and a few photo highlights. For more of the day’s tweets, check out our Storify.

Top Tweets:

Photo highlights:

Oz Pearlman wows meeting attendees with his mind-reading, magic and comedy!

Oz Pearlman wows meeting attendees with his mind-reading, magic and comedy!

 

Meeting attendees visit exhibitors

Meeting attendees visit exhibitors

 

In-coming board president, Chris Whelen, gives Judy Lovchik, past president, a parting-gift

In-coming board president, Chris Whelen, gives Judy Lovchik, past president, a parting-gift

2016 Annual Meeting — Day 1

2016 Annual Meeting — Day 1 | www.APHLblog.org

Today APHL kicked-off our largest annual meeting yet! We are thrilled to be in Albuquerque, New Mexico with over 600 public health laboratory leaders and partners from around the world. Whether you’re with us in Albuquerque or listening from afar, join us for updates and discussions on Twitter using #APHL. Over the next few days, we will also share highlights including tweets and photos from the meeting here on our blog.

Check out the Day 1 Storify for more tweets.

Top Tweets:

Highlights:

Scott Becker, APHL executive director, welcomes attendees

Scott Becker, APHL executive director, kicks-off the 2016 annual meeting

 

Lixia Liu, director of the New Mexico Department of Health Scientific Laboratory Division, welcomes attendees to Albuquerque

Lixia Liu, director of the New Mexico Department of Health Scientific Laboratory Division, welcomes attendees to Albuquerque

 

Dr. Isatta Wurie, APHL consultant in Sierra Leone, discusses challenges post-Ebola; Dr. Julie Villanueva, CDC, discusses Zika; Ambassador Bonnie Jenkins, US State Department, discusses the Global Health Security Agenda

Dr. Isatta Wurie, APHL consultant in Sierra Leone, discusses challenges post-Ebola; Dr. Julie Villanueva, CDC, discusses Zika; Ambassador Bonnie Jenkins, US State Department, discusses the Global Health Security Agenda