Events

IPHA members are encouraged to share their events. Please complete this form with the requested details at least two weeks prior to event date. The IPHA calendar will be updated weekly. Contact Kim Novy with questions.


Click here to access the National Health Observances calendar maintained by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.



Upcoming events

    • 18 Feb 2021
    • (CST)
    • 19 Aug 2021
    • (CDT)
    • 7 sessions
    • Zoom

    Do you run your local public health agency’s social media or other parts of their marketing/outreach? Join us for this monthly opportunity to connect with other folks who do the same thing as you! Every month will feature a presentation from a local public health agency on how they operate their social media channels. Please email the IPHA Communications Committee to get added to the recurring meeting invitation.

    • 02 Aug 2021
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)
    • Zoom

    Iowa Immunizes is a coalition of individuals and organizations committed to protecting the health of Iowans through vaccination of children and adults.

    Iowa Immunizes is supported by Iowa Public Health Association. Iowa Public Health Association is the non-partisan, nonprofit membership organization of public health professionals and allies in Iowa. Together, we work to inform the public, educate our members, and influence policy-makers on matters critical to public health.

    Monthly Meetings are held on the 1st Monday from 9am - 11am. Please contact iowaimmunizes@iowapha.org for Zoom link information. 

    • 24 Aug 2021
    • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM (CDT)
    • Pappajohn Education Center - 1200 Grand Avenue, Des Moines
    • 7
    Register

    This workshop is intended for public health directors, supervisors, and team leads.

    Join us for a workshop focused on the mental health impact of the pandemic on the public health workforce. The day will include:

    • an opportunity to share how your team has managed stress these last 18 months
    • presentations on burnout recognition, prevention, and coping strategies
    • discussions with local public health leaders on how they have been managing their own and their team's mental health during the pandemic

    Lunch will be provided.

    CEU's are pending. 


    Thank you to Telligen Community Initiative for their support of the workshop and Celebration of Public Health event. 

    • 24 Aug 2021
    • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CDT)
    • Lauridsen Amphitheater, Water Works Park, Des Moines
    Register

    It's been a long time since we've been able to gather, in-person, together. Let's reconnect, recharge, and refresh while we celebrate our public health workforce. 

    Come as you are and join your colleagues and families for a relaxed gathering of public health enthusiasts at the beautiful Lauridsen Amphitheater at Water Works Park in Des Moines. 

    Tuesday, August 24 at 5:00 pm

    Grab your lawn chairs and invite your family and friends. Bring your own picnic or purchase from a local food truck. We will provide drinks and dessert!

    Please register all individuals that will be in attendance so we can plan for you all.

    This event is free to attend. If you would like to help us to support the public health workforce, please consider making a donation. Thank you to the Des Moines Water Works Park Foundation for donating the space to Celebrate Public Health and to Telligen Community Initiative for supporting this event!


    • 06 Sep 2021
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)
    • Zoom

    Iowa Immunizes is a coalition of individuals and organizations committed to protecting the health of Iowans through vaccination of children and adults.

    Iowa Immunizes is supported by Iowa Public Health Association. Iowa Public Health Association is the non-partisan, nonprofit membership organization of public health professionals and allies in Iowa. Together, we work to inform the public, educate our members, and influence policy-makers on matters critical to public health.

    Monthly Meetings are held on the 1st Monday from 9am - 11am. Please contact iowaimmunizes@iowapha.org for Zoom link information. 

    • 04 Oct 2021
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)
    • Zoom

    Iowa Immunizes is a coalition of individuals and organizations committed to protecting the health of Iowans through vaccination of children and adults.

    Iowa Immunizes is supported by Iowa Public Health Association. Iowa Public Health Association is the non-partisan, nonprofit membership organization of public health professionals and allies in Iowa. Together, we work to inform the public, educate our members, and influence policy-makers on matters critical to public health.

    Monthly Meetings are held on the 1st Monday from 9am - 11am. Please contact iowaimmunizes@iowapha.org for Zoom link information. 

    • 01 Nov 2021
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)
    • Zoom

    Iowa Immunizes is a coalition of individuals and organizations committed to protecting the health of Iowans through vaccination of children and adults.

    Iowa Immunizes is supported by Iowa Public Health Association. Iowa Public Health Association is the non-partisan, nonprofit membership organization of public health professionals and allies in Iowa. Together, we work to inform the public, educate our members, and influence policy-makers on matters critical to public health.

    Monthly Meetings are held on the 1st Monday from 9am - 11am. Please contact iowaimmunizes@iowapha.org for Zoom link information. 

    • 06 Dec 2021
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CST)
    • Zoom

    Iowa Immunizes is a coalition of individuals and organizations committed to protecting the health of Iowans through vaccination of children and adults.

    Iowa Immunizes is supported by Iowa Public Health Association. Iowa Public Health Association is the non-partisan, nonprofit membership organization of public health professionals and allies in Iowa. Together, we work to inform the public, educate our members, and influence policy-makers on matters critical to public health.

    Monthly Meetings are held on the 1st Monday from 9am - 11am. Please contact iowaimmunizes@iowapha.org for Zoom link information. 

    • 03 May 2022
    • (CDT)
    • 05 May 2022
    • (CDT)
    • Sheman Auditorium, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
    Register

    Sponsorship Opportunities

    2022 Public Health Conference of Iowa 

    The annual Public Health Conference of Iowa is the place to connect with Iowa’s public and environmental health professionals and other organizations working to promote and protect public health for all.

    This 3-day event will consist of keynote speakers, concurrent session presentations from colleagues across the state, poster presentations, wellness breaks, and opportunities to connect with public health friends. With an average attendance of 500 individuals each of the last three years, this is a great opportunity to build brand awareness with hundreds of attendees and other exhibitors.

    *When you register to become a sponsor/exhibitor, please request an invoice so your entire sponsorship will support the Conference.