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

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IAAH Community

IAAH1 week ago
New paper just out co-written by academics and young people together, on the challenges of managing fluctuating long term conditions in adolescence & the shortfalls in the standard self-management literature
IAAH1 week ago
Thanks!! Special thanks to now past-president @susansawyer01 for her @IAAHglobal leadership for the last 4 years, and to all of the IAAH Council members. @IPAWorldorg @thisisUIC @AAPGlobalHealth @AmerAcadPeds @NCDChild @orasconhu @alapeorg @Asiapacific_Ped
IAAH1 week ago
Congratulations to @jklein_NCDChild on being elected as the 9th President of the International Association for Adolescent Health ( @IAAHglobal). Wishing you success in your new role, working towards improving the #health, development and wellbeing of #adolescents and young adults.
IAAH2 weeks ago
⬇ ⬇ ⬇ Great opportunity to join the @IAAHglobal Young Professionals Network. They are seeking young professional #volunteers interested or working in #adolescenthealth to join their leadership team. More info + application form
IAAH2 weeks ago
If you're passionate about #adolescent health apply now to join the @IAAHglobal Young Professionals Network team as an officer! More info + application form ➡ Due date has been extended to Jan 23.