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IAAH produces a newsletter three times a year where we share stories about our events including activities in various regions and countries, our history, and contributions from amazing youth with whom we work. If you would like to contribute an article, please contact us via email secretariat@iaah.org – we always like to see what is happening across the adolescent health world!

IAAH President’s Message – March 2020

IAAH President’s Message – March 2020

The new year ushered in a new health crisis. The emergence of a novel coronavirus infection in Wuhan, Hubei has had devastating consequences for China, with over 2000 deaths and 75,000 infections so far. There are growing concerns about how well any country might be...

IAAH 2020 World Congress – March 2020

IAAH 2020 World Congress – March 2020

On behalf of the International Association for Adolescent Health (IAAH) and the Sociedad Peruana de Adolescencia y Juventud (SPAJ) we invite you to join us for the 12th IAAH World Congress on Adolescent Health – ‘Meeting the Challenge of Global Change’ - in beautiful...

YPN: Accessing Education, Mentorship & Community – March 2020

YPN: Accessing Education, Mentorship & Community – March 2020

Are you a student/trainee/early career professional (within 10 years in your respective field)? Do you work in adolescent health? Have you been trying to find a place to connect with other young professionals? If so, consider joining the International Association for...

1st Caribbean Congress on Adolescent Health – March 2020

1st Caribbean Congress on Adolescent Health – March 2020

A consortium of Caribbean and regional partners executed the First Caribbean Congress on Adolescent and Youth on October 14-17th, 2019 in Trinidad and Tobago. Under the theme ‘Championing our Wealth: Promoting Health & Wellbeing of Adolescents and Youth in the...

Regional Vice President Spotlight – Latin America – March 2020

Regional Vice President Spotlight – Latin America – March 2020

IAAH Regional Vice President for Latin America, María del Carmen Calle Dávila, is a public health consultant and a pediatrician at Clinica Javier Prado. Calle Dávila holds a masters in government and management health and a doctorate in public health, and has over 35...

United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child – March 2020

United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child – March 2020

November 20th 2019 marked 30 years since the UN Convention of the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) was first ratified. The UNCRC embodies the profound notion that children are not just objects who belong to their parents, and for whom decisions are made, but human beings...

International Adolescent Health Week – March 2020

International Adolescent Health Week – March 2020

Join IAAH in celebrating International Adolescent Health Week, 15-21 March 2020! Established in 2016 by Dr. Laura Offutt, International Adolescent Health Week (IAHW), formerly known as Teen Health Week, was originally celebrated in just one state (Pennsylvania) in the...

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