Susan Sawyer
President, IAAH

Our Mission

Our mission is to enhance individual competencies, national capacity, and global investment in adolescent health. We aim to catalyze local, regional, and international connections between multidisciplinary professionals who work with adolescents, the organizations that support them, and young people themselves.

How do you
support IAAH?

Help us build a global adolescent health community. Engage with IAAH by becoming a financial member, offering your expertise within a committee, attending our conferences, contributing to our newsletters, or making a donation.


Young Professionals Network

The Young Professionals Network (YPN) aims to build relationships between early career professionals and expert leaders in global adolescent health and provide diverse opportunities for early career professionals to further develop their knowledge, skills, and experiences in adolescent health.

Adolescent Health
In our World

Hover over your country or region and click to find out more about IAAH and adolescent health there.

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Upcoming Events


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IAAH Community

IAAH7 days ago
Adolescent nutrition is often overlooked despite long-term effects on health. A new series from @TheLancet examines adolescent growth & nutrition πŸ” Launching Nov 30 ✍️ Co-hosts @GAINalliance @MCRI_for_kids. A @nutritionwin side event #NourishOurFuture
IAAH2 weeks ago
πŸ—“ In 1 week: launch of the Lancet series on adolescent growth and nutrition. #NourishOurFuture πŸ‘‰ Join us for an official @nutritionwin side event, co-hosted by @GAINalliance and @MCRI_for_kids.
IAAH2 weeks ago
IAAH2 weeks ago
What an amazing #IAAH21Congress! And as a great advocate for adolescent health it feels the perfect position for you! Thanks for your huge contribution to the success of the world congress on adolescent health @NickyJGray @HelenClarkNZ @IAAHglobal @PMNCH @SAHMtweets @CforAH
IAAH2 weeks ago
Brilliant quote from the closing: "Thank you for this great closing presentation. It is NOT a closing but an opening, to welcome many new opportunities, to learn about youth (AYA), to invest in the future of adolescent/young adult health and wellbeing." Mychelle Farmer