President’s Message – October 2022

President’s Message – October 2022

President's Message - October 2022 Dear friends and colleagues: As the world is starting to get used to living with the COVID-19 pandemic, and as professional travel starts to pick up, many of you may be reminiscing about “the time before”, when a meeting somewhere...
Commitment to Youth: Involvement and Advocacy

Commitment to Youth: Involvement and Advocacy

Commitment to Youth: Involvement and Advocacy IAAH’s strategic goals include advocacy on behalf of adolescents around the world, and to encourage adolescent to get involved and advocate on their own behalf. With financial support from our members and thanks to grant...
The Next Chapter of the IAAH YPN

The Next Chapter of the IAAH YPN

The Next Chapter of the IAAH Young Professionals Network The International Association for Adolescent Health (IAAH) Young Professionals Network (YPN) is a ~800 strong community of students, trainees, and early career professionals (including health care providers,...
Leadership Transition – March 2022

Leadership Transition – March 2022

Leadership Transition My presidency of IAAH started at a very challenging time when Bruce Dick, our 7th president, had to prematurely end his term due to severe illness. I was in my 2nd term on the council (vice-president, Oceania) and, in addition to working with...
President’s Message – October 2022

President’s Message – March 2022

President's Message - March 2022 Dear friends and colleagues: Hello and welcome to the first IAAH President’s newsletter column of the 2022-2025 Council. As I write, the war in the Ukraine is entering its 2nd month, and the COVID pandemic is entering its 3rd year. I...