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Visit us at APHA in Chicago!

October 29, 2015

HHG-APHA-logoJoin Hesperian at the American Public Health Association’s 143rd annual meeting, October 31 through November 4 in Chicago. We’d love to talk to you while you’re in town, come visit with our staff and browse our books at booth #1007 in the Exhibit Hall. We are offering free shipping so you won’t have to lug all those books home in your suitcase. We’ll also be participating in these APHA sessions and events:

Meeting the needs of community
Sarah Shannon, executive director, Hesperian; author, Health Actions for Women
Saturday, October 31, 1:30 – 3:00 PM, MPCC W196c
Sponsored by the Community Based Primary Health Care Working Group of the International Health Section of APHA. Buy tickets in advance.

From NAFTA to the TPP: Trade agreements and their impact on workers’ health and wellbeing
Todd Jailer, managing editor, Hesperian; author, Workers’ Guide to Health and Safety
Monday, November 2, 8:30 – 10:00 AM, MPCC S105a

Redesigning the electronics supply chain to prioritize the health and safety of workers and communities
Todd Jailer, managing editor, Hesperian; author, Workers’ Guide to Health and Safety
Monday, November 2, 2:30 – 4:00 PM, MPCC W185a

Celebrate Workers’ Guide to Health and Safety with authors Todd Jailer and Maggie Robbins. Check out this new book, talk with the authors, and enjoy wine and cheese.
Monday, November 2, 4:00 – 5:30 PM, Exhibit Hall Booth #1007

Helping health workers contextualize and de-stigmatize community action for women’s health
Sarah Shannon, executive director, Hesperian; author, Health Actions for Women
Tuesday, November 3, 10:30 – 12:00 PM, MPCC W177

Celebrate Health Actions for Women with author Sarah Shannon. Check out this new book, talk with the author, and enjoy wine and cheese.
Tuesday, November 3, 4:00 – 5:30 PM, Exhibit Hall Booth #1007

Helping children live with HIV: A community-based approach to living positively
Sarah Shannon, executive director, Hesperian; author, Health Actions for Women
Wednesday, November 4, 10:30 – 12 PM, MPCC W470a

See you in Chicago!