PLEASE NOTE: Due to current uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, we’ve adjusted our registration cancellation policy to allow for a full refund if the situation does not improve by June. At that time, we will decide on the best path forward for the conference. We hope this policy will give those planning to attend the conference more flexibility. We will provide registrants with regular updates.


At this critical moment for public health in the United States, come together with others to learn how the strategic use of legal and policy tools can address fundamental drivers of inequity, promote health and well-being, and save lives.

The 2020 Public Health Law Conference will examine law and policy pathways to:

  • Improving child and adolescent health
  • Addressing environmental and climate challenges
  • Eliminating the social and structural barriers to health equity
  • Addressing critical issues like the ACA, opioids, mental health, gun violence and vaccinations
  • Strengthening the legal capacity of public health departments

Who should attend?

  • Public health officials and practitioners
  • State attorneys general and public health lawyers
  • Policymakers
  • Researchers and academics
  • Advocacy and philanthropic organizations
  • Those working in sectors that impact health outcomes like housing, education and transportation

 The 2020 Public Health Law Conference is organized by: