APHA Section Chairs

Aging & Public Health

Mary Gallant, MPH, PhD

Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs

Linda Frazier, BS, MA, RN, MCHES

Applied Public Health Statistics 

Lei Zhang, PhD

Chiropractic Health Care

Jason Napuli, DC, MBA

Community Health Planning and Policy Development

Ashley Wennerstrom, PhD, MPH

Community Health Workers

Leticia Boughton-Price


Meg Traci, PhD


Jyotsna Jagai, MS, MPH, PhD


Laurie Elam-Evans, PhD, MPH


Selena Ortiz, PhD, MPH

Food and Nutrition

Lynn Fredericks

Health Administration

Claude-Alix Jacob, MPH

Health Informatics Information Technology

Jayfus Doswell, PhD


Aaron Diehr, PhD, CHES

Injury Control and Emergency Services

Zachary Kerr, PhD, MPH

Integrative Complementary and Traditional Health Practices

Sivarama Prasad Vinjamury, MD, MAOM, MPH

International Health

Laura Altobelli, DrPH, MPH 


Andy Baker-White, JD, MPH

Maternal and Child Health

Deborah Allen, ScD

Medical Care

James Wohlleb, MA, MS

Mental Health

Mary Jane Alexander, PhD

Occupational Health and Safety

Homero Harari, ScD, MSc

Oral Health

Peggy Timothe, DDS, MPH

Physical Activity

Elizabeth Richards, PhD, RN

Public Health Education and Health Promotion

Andrea Lowe, PhD, MPH

Public Health Nursing

Lisa Campbell, DNP, RN, APHN-BC

Podiatric Health

Dyane Tower, DPM, MPH, MS

School Health Education and Services

Amy Cory, PhD, MPH, RN

Sexual and Reproductive Health

Angel Foster, DPhil, MD, AM

Public Health Social Work

Anjanette Wells, PhD, LCSW

Vision Care

Bhagya Segu, OD

Student Assembly

Ryan Tingler, MPH