June 3-6, 2019
St. Louis Union Station Hotel - ​St. Louis, Missouri

APHL 2019 brings together more than 600 professionals to consider issues, trends and technologies influencing public health laboratory science and practice. Sessions cover the full spectrum of public health laboratory practice, from emerging infectious disease, environmental health and emergency preparedness to informatics, food safety, newborn screening and global health. 

Conference formats are ​varied with plenary, breakout, roundtable and poster sessions as well as an exhibit hall and receptions. APHL's annual membership meeting is open to anyone with an interest in the work of public health laboratories.

Why attend APHL 2019? (video)

Why Attend?

  • Learn more about contemporary issues in laboratory science
  • Network with partners and friends
  • Explore new ways to manage your laboratory
  • Contribute to discussions on pressing topics
  • Visit 60+ exhibitors to see the latest in laboratory technology, supplies and services

Who Attends​​?

  • State, county and city public health laboratory directors and personnel
  • Clinical and academic laboratory managers and staff
  • Environmental and agricultural laboratory directors and scientists
  • Healthcare professionals and clinicians from public health agencies
  • Federal agencies or state and local public health officials
  • Others interested in laboratory issues

Note: APHL 2019 will run Monday-Thursday.


Please be advised that APHL will no longer accept credit card payments via email. If you cannot register online, please mail or fax to the address/fax number on the registration form.​

Pre-Conference Workshops: Monday, June 3, 8:00-11:30 am

 - $125.00 each (select only one)

​Annual Mee​ting: Monday-Thursday, June 3-6

Online Registration (credit cards only)
Registration Form (checks only)

  • $650.00 - Member
  • $795.00 - Non-member
  • $200.00 - Student
  • $350.00 - One Day



Hotel, Site and City 


For general information: Contact Terry Reamer, senior specialist, Meetings, 240.485.2776, terry.reamer@aphl.org.

For exhibit or sponsorship information: Contact Lori Richardson-Parr, manager, Corporate Relations, lori.richardson-parr@aphl.org.

Future APHL Annual Meetings

APHL 2020

June 8–11, 2020

Portland, OR