Annual Conference

CPHA History

CPHA has been sponsoring an annual public health conference since 1958.

It has become the largest statewide public health conference with over 400 registrants.

The Professional Education Committee begins planning this event one year in advance and it is a joint effort of CPHA and its affiliate organizations.

Future Conferences

Save the following dates...

  • September 16-18, 2015 in Vail
  • September 14-16, 2016 in Breck

 

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Sponsor/Exhibit

Come to the largest statewide public health conference, hosted by CPHA, COSOPHE, PHNAC, and WPHA!

 


Details for the 2015 conference coming early 2015. Save the date!

Public Health in the Rockies 2015
September 16-18, 2015
Vail, Colorado

Public Health in the Rockies is a shared endeavor of the Colorado Public Health Association, Colorado Society for Public Health Education, and the Public Health Nurses Association of Colorado.

Support the 2015 conference by sharing your expertise:

  • Attend the conference
  • Be a presenter at the Conference or enter your work as a poster
  • Join the planning committee
    • Contact Alix Hopkins, CPHA Chair-Professional Education, to join.
  • Be a sponsor of the Conference
  • Exhibit at the Conference
    • Contact the Public Health Alliance at info@calpho.org to get more information.

Those invited to attend include but are not limited to:

  • Environmental health professionals
  • Students
  • Community-based organization staff and other community partners
  • Community health workers
  • State public health agency staff
  • Local public health agency staff
  • Public health nurses
  • Policy professionals
  • Community service providers
  • Public health educators
  • Community planners
  • Community Health Workers
  • Patient Navigators
  • Related health professionals
  • Physicians
  • Program coordinators and administrators
  • Researchers and faculty
  • Mental Health Professionals
  • Others

 

All photos by Adam Anderson.


Congratulations to the 2014 conference award recipients!

Colorado Public Health Association


Award for Excellence in the Promotion of Health Equity

- Suzuho Shimasaki, Independent Consultant

Lifetime Achievement Award
- Norma Tubman, Jefferson County Public Health - Retired

Sabin Award
- Linda Reed, Archuleta School District

Award for Technical Innovation in Public Health
- James Peth, Colorado State University

Roy Cleere Distinguished Service Award
- Jim Dale, Jefferson County Public Health - Retired

Community Health Action-Motivated Person (CHAMP) Award
- Amy Dillon, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

Award for Legislative Excellence
- Lisa Raville, Harm Reduction Action Center

Emerging Leader in Public Health
- Sarah Rodgers, Denver Health/Denver Public Health

John Muth Award
- Megan Comer, Public Health Alliance of Colorado/CALPHO

Public Health Nurses Association of Colorado

Exemplary Frontier Public Health Nurse
- Susan Kelly, Lincoln County Public Health
- Trish McClain, Northeast Colorado Health Department

Lillian Wald Award
- Tsering K Dorjee, (formerly) Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment


New Public Health Nurse of the Year
- Andrea Mujica, Tri-County Health Department


PHNAC Award for Excellence
- Martha Hubbard, Teller County

Colorado Society for Public Health Education

Excellence in Public Health Education Award
- Cindy Kronauge, Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment

Wyoming Public Health Association

Dr. Carl Blank Award
- Robert Johnston, Wyoming Prevention Management Organization

The WPHA Memorial Student Scholarship for Outstanding Student in Public Health
- Julie Newlin, Wyoming Department of Health

Outstanding Public Health Advocate
- Elizabeth Mikesell, Wyoming Comprehensive Cancer Control Program – Retired


2014 Exhibitors and Sponsors:


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Contributing Sponsors:

 

 


Have a question for the planning committee? 
Submit a question or call 303.861.4995 for immediate assistance.