Advancing Health Through Leadership

Association of State Public Health Nutritionists

ASPHN IN ACTION

At ASPHN, there’s always something going on! Stay connected on all the latest happenings and don’t miss a single opportunity by visiting our home page monthly for updates.

ASPHN CELEBRATES

It’s June and we’re celebrating Juneteenth, Pride Month, Men’s Health Month, and Great Outdoors Month! We believe everyone deserves good health and happiness and we’re featuring ways to enjoy delicious healthy foods and fun outdoor activities. Check out our socials for the latest.

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MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

Abby Gold, PhD, MPH, RD and the University of Minnesota Extension are initiating meaningful conversations about health with their community thanks to their Nourish and Flourish Conversation Guides. This dynamic tool helps open dialog in non-judgmental, trauma-informed ways that leads to better awareness about nutrition and health.

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ENHANCE YOUR PRACTICE

Did you know that all of ASPHN’s webinars are free? Each month, our councils and programs host webinars featuring expert guests covering the latest topics in public health nutrition. As a member, you can sign-up for these educational opportunities at no additional cost. Enhance your practice by adding ASPHN’s webinars to your schedule.

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GET ACTIVE

Here’s your opportunity to impact federal nutritional guidelines! Join ASPHN’s NEW 2025- 2030 Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGAs) Workgroup and help draft comments on the impending DGAs now through September. Contact Michelle Futrell to get involved with this Policy Committee workgroup!

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ASPHN IMPACT

Dive into ASPHN’s latest Impact Report to see how we promote, support, and facilitate your work in public health nutrition! From our grantee programs, to our culture of inclusion and our ever-growing member opportunities, ASPHN is making an impact across the country. Learn more and share with your colleagues!

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SIGN-UP CORNER

At ASPHN, we build leaders in public health nutrition through unique learning and professional growth opportunities and events. Prioritize your career by staying up-to-date on the latest offerings and sign-up for upcoming events through the Sign-Up Corner!

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MEMBERSHIP IN ASPHN

At ASPHN, we strengthen nutrition policy, programs and environments for all people through the development of public health nutrition leaders and the collective action of our members nationwide. To accomplish our mission, we provide state and national leadership on food and nutrition policy, programs and services to our membership. Your active participation in ASPHN can keep you and your state on the cutting edge. Stay abreast of emerging public health nutrition issues and strategies; form new connections and partnerships with others professionals; influence important public policy and strengthen your leadership skills with ASPHN.

INTERESTED IN MEMBERSHIP?

Do you perform state-level public health nutrition duties in your state department of health, human services, education, agriculture, aging or tribes? You can join ASPHN at no cost if your state pays annual dues! If you aren’t affiliated at the state-level, you can still join ASPHN! Membership starts at $25 for students and $50 for professionals. Learn More…

CONNECT WITH OUR MEMBERSHIP

ASPHN has members in all U.S. states and territories. Our membership directory lists all of our members, their state, program and contact details. Use the directory to find peers and build connections that will strengthen your own work in public health nutrition. Browse the Directory…

SIGN-UP CORNER

This quick list of opportunities and events helps you make the most of your ASPHN membership. Never miss a sign-up. Simply click on the titles below to access each opportunity!

  • ASPHN/APHA Farm Bill Webinar
    Join us on Tuesday, June 18 at 3:00 PM ET for A Discussion About the Farm Bill: Using Your Voice to Advance Public Health and Nutrition Over the Next Five Years. The farm bill is a recurring legislative process that comprehensively addresses agricultural and food issues about every 5 years. Gain rich perspectives from the unique array of presenters, including federal representatives along with urban, rural, and indigenous leaders. Register now by clicking the title above!
  • ASPHN Farm to ECE Webinar Series
    ASPHN is hosting a 2023-2024 Farm to ECE Webinar Series that will review topics, innovations, and ideas in Farm to Early Care and Education to help you grow the program in your state or locality. View dates and register now by clicking the title above!
  • Improve ASPHN by Sharing Your Lived Experience – Deadline Extended to June 14
    To better understand how we are meeting your needs, we invite members of historically marginalized or underrepresented people groups to share their lived experiences. Reach out to Teresa Jones by June 14 by clicking the title above. Teresa is a former ASPHN member from Alabama and now works as a consultant with ASPHN. She also manages the association’s CDC, DNPAO Nutrition and Physical Activity Traineeship program and co-leads the Courage in Leadership program.
  • Interested in Becoming an ASPHN Liaison?
    Reach out to Shana Patterson for more information.
  • Apply To Be Featured In the Public Health Nutrition Hall of Fame
    ASPHN has created the Public Health Nutrition Hall of Fame to salute our members’ efforts and help others learn about the value of public health nutrition. Browse our Hall of Fame to see how our members are inspiring change!
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