Lab Matters and eUpdate Advertising Brochure and Insertion Order Brochure CoverAPHL provides a number of opportunities for corporate members to easily access public health laboratory audiences. Review our Media Kit for more information on the benefits and options, and access the advertisement inclusion form.

Lab Matters Magazine

Lab Matters is APHL’s quarterly, full-color magazine. This flagship publication, available in print and digital formats, offers a range of public health laboratory science content.

  • Targeted exclusively to decision makers in governmental public health laboratories, a lucrative niche market.

  • Buying Power: 85% of readers make or influence buying decisions in their laboratories.

  • High Forwarding Rate of 58% brings the digital version of Lab Matters to over 2,000 laboratory staff nationwide; 52% have passed along an ad.

  • Digital Platforms Expand Audience: 

    • The magazine's digital editions offer readers mobile and "airplane" access, with expanded real estate, multimedia capabilities, links and much more.

    • The mobile app is available for Apple and Android phones. Because no APHL membership or extra fee is required to access these editions of the magazine, ads can reach hundreds of additional people.

  • Relevant Content: 89% of readers rate the publication as consistently valuable.


Distributed every week via email, eUpdate is APHL’s primary publication for timely announcements to membership and partners.

One advertisement per week can be placed, and APHL Sustaining Members receive 25% off ad rates.

More Information

For more information about advertising, sponsoring, exhibiting or becoming a sustaining member of APHL, contact Camille Walker, Manager, Corporate Relations, at 240.485.2784,