Washington Apple

Working today for a healthier Washington tomorrow

We are a non-profit association of members who work in public health, health care, and other areas dedicated to improving health and safety in all communities across Washington. Join us to make Washington a place where we all have an equal chance to be healthy.

2021 Virtual WSPHA Annual Conference for Health

Commitment and Innovation in Action: Public Health in a Virtual World

October 13th - October 19th, 2021


To read more about the conference, including registration rates, the conference agenda, sponsorship information, scholarships, and more, please visit our conference homepage below.

Conference Homepage

Join us and become part of a growing number of change-makers in Washington

The Washington State Public Health Association (WSPHA) works to advance public health to the benefit of all. Our membership from all corners of the state makes us a key partner and vital voice at the local, state and federal level. We are an organization driven by data and science, and we strive to walk the talk on what it means to be diverse, equitable, and inclusive.

You make us stronger, and we work hard to make sure to bring you the most value for your investment. We can help you:

  • trailblaze and network with key thought leaders
  • find a mentor and advance your career
  • acquire cutting-edge skills and the latest science
  • advocate for key policy issues
  • access discounts to premiere events like our annual conference
  • gain platforms to share your talent and showcase projects
  • leverage efforts at the national level through APHA

WSPHA membership provides you with connections to colleagues throughout our state that are powering the evolution of the public health system. You gain access to this network, public policy expertise, and opportunities to meet and collaborate.

Membership in WSPHA places you in the company of a community of individuals and organizations dedicated to making health and safety a reality for all people in our state. WSPHA offers both individual and organizational memberships. BECOME A MEMBER


One of the most long-standing affiliates of the American Public Health Association (APHA), we have been working to protect and promote the public’s health in Washington State since 1935.

The Washington State Public Health Association is an affiliated association of the American Public Health Association (APHA). We have collaborated with APHA to grow stronger as organizations, to share expertise, influence, and resources, and to advocate for common priorities at the local, state and federal levels.

APHA is the national voice of public health and champions the health of all people and all communities. It is the only organization that combines a nearly 150-year perspective, a broad-based member community and the ability to influence federal policy to improve the public’s health. Learn more at www.apha.org.