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  • January 14, 2019

Community Health Affinity Group to Launch in 2020

CHA will launch an affinity group for colleagues working in community health and community benefit. Learn from peers working in community health.


  • Institution-based enrollment and fee structure will accommodate colleagues working in roles related to community health.
  • A steering committee will advise the affinity group direction and serve as its content architect.
  • In-person meetings will be hosted in the spring and fall.
  • Group work will be conducted virtually between meetings.

Ahead of its official launch in 2020, there are two meeting opportunities in 2019.

Association for Community Health Improvement (ACHI) Annual Conference

March 19-22, 2019 | Chicago
Informal social gathering: Tuesday, March 19
ACHI Conference: March 20-21
Children's hospitals networking dinner: March 21
Children's hospitals community health meeting: March 22, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics

September 2019 | Kansas City, Missouri
This two-day meeting will feature a site visit coordinated by Children's Mercy Kansas City. There will be a conference registration fee.


Stacy Biddinger
(202) 753-5341