North Carolina Association
of Public Health
To improve the quality, quantity, comprehensiveness, and continuity of public health nursing care provided by the local health departments in concert with current health care trends and public health nursing practice.
- To meet annually to provide members with continuing education and peer exchange.
- To establish effective communication between local public health agencies, DEHNR, Health Directors’ Association, academic, and other agencies promoting health.
- To appraise the membership of legal, legislative, and professional actions pertaining to public health nurses.
- To actively support the professional status of public health nurses in North Carolina.
Regional NCAPHNA Groups are official arms of the organization and are divided into seven geographic areas across North Carolina.
Fall 2020 NCAPHNA Conference
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be no 2020 NCAPHNA conference. We wish our members well as they continue to be actively engaged in monitoring the health and safety of their communities to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Elizabeth Junak BSN, RN CHCM
Fall 2021 NCAPHNA Conference
October 20, 2021 – October 22, 2021
The North Carolina Association of Public Health Administrator’s Conference is scheduled to take place October 20-22, 2021 in Raleigh. This conference is for Registered Nurses in leadership or administrative roles responsible for public health and academia programs in NC.