News

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!

Leadership Transition – March 2022

Leadership Transition – March 2022

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 Bruce, had the honour of...

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 had the chance to see some of you...

Transition = Growth! Youth Ambassadors Help to Shape IAHW 2022

Transition = Growth! Youth Ambassadors Help to Shape IAHW 2022

Para ver en español haga clic aquí. International Adolescent Health Week (IAHW) 2021 was not only a success, but it was also a year of transition and growth.  Recognizing that youth voice needs to be acknowledged and amplified, Laura Offutt, founder of IAHW, developed...

International Adolescent Health Week – March 2022

International Adolescent Health Week – March 2022

Special thanks to our guest authors: Preeti Galagali, Nahed Jaber, Wendy Wokoma, Co-leads, Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine IAHW Special Interest Group, and Laura Offutt Currently, the world is experiencing the largest ever population of adolescents and...

2021 IAAH Awards

2021 IAAH Awards

The end of a World Congress is always bittersweet. After months (years) of preparation and hard work, our time together exploring new and innovative strategies for supporting young people around the globe, networking, and building relationships comes to an end....

Regional Vice President Spotlight – Europe – March 2022

Regional Vice President Spotlight – Europe – March 2022

Nicola Gray is starting her second term as the International Association for Adolescent Health’s regional vice-president for Europe. Registered as a pharmacist in 1991, she has worked in hospital, community, and academic pharmacy and currently is a Senior Lecturer in...