80th Annual Conference and Meeting
October 7 & 8, 2024

                                                                                                                     Oregon State University, Corvallis Oregon

Our Conference

The OPHA Annual Conference and Meeting is the premier public health event in Oregon. Since 1944, public health leaders, professionals, educators, advocates, students and stakeholders have come together to share the latest in research, programs, and information. Join us for this inspiring event!


Our Community

Our conference attendees include decision-makers, administrators, educators, policy makers, public health leaders and practitioners, researchers, nonprofit executives, students, and recent graduates.

The public health sector spans government, business, and the nonprofit sectors. Professionals who attend our conference include doctors, social workers, epidemiologists, scientists, community health workers, community planners, nutritionists, dentists, chiropractors, occupational professionals, health educators, nurses, academics, and more.


Our Conference is Connection

  • Networking: Connect with more than 500 public health professionals from Oregon and across the northwest!

  • Education: Keynotes from state and national leadership highlighting important public health themes, more than 80 presentations on the latest research and trends in key topics, and an expansive and interactive poster session.

  • Awards: Join us in recognizing Oregon's public health advocates and leaders.

  • Opportunities: Connect with our exhibitors and sponsors in the exhibit hall for professional opportunities, products, and services.



The 80th Annual Conference and Meeting is Monday, October 7, and Tuesday, October 8, 2024 at the La Sells Stewart Center and the CH2M Alumni Center at Oregon State University. For more information, please see our OPHA Conference FAQ.



Registration is open! Rates go up on September 2.

Sponsor and Exhibitor Packages

As an OPHA Conference Sponsor or Exhibitor, you have the chance to showcase your organization with the decision makers responsible for crafting and implementing local and state-level policies and programs. When you invest in OPHA, you directly contribute to the effectiveness and success of public health in Oregon.

See our 2024 Sponsor and Exhibitor packages and submit your application today!

For questions or more information, please contact OPHA Executive Director, Elisabeth Hartner.



Our goal is for every attendee to experience our conference with comfortability and ease. We encourage attendees to feel free to contact us with any requests for accommodation. Please reach out to Disability Section Representative, Taryn Eudaly at [email protected], to request accommodations. 

It is best to notify us at least 2 months in advance so that we can ensure we have all we need for the accommodation. We will do our best to accommodate requests made after this time but are unable to guarantee the availability of all services.

ADA parking is available across the street from the LaSells Stewart Center, directly behind the building, and in the parking garage. Permits are required Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. in all ADA spaces on campus. Learn more about ADA parking options on campus.


Refund Policy

  • More than 90 days before conference: 50% refund
  • 31-89 days before conference: 25% refund
  • 30 days before conference: 0% refund

No refunds after September 7 with no exceptions. Please send refund requests to [email protected]