Join a diverse group of health professionals at the Society for Public Health Education’s 68th Annual Conference.

It's an exciting opportunity to share your research findings, program impacts, policy changes, perspectives, and expertise with the health education and health promotion professional community.

To register, you must sign in or create a SOPHE profile. View instructions to create a SOPHE profile.



Onsite rate
(March 1,2017 –
March 30, 2017)

$455 $315 $315 $535 $685 $345

**Please note that as of March 1, 2017, registration for SOPHE’s 68th Annual Conference is processed at the onsite rate. Additionally, registration is not confirmed until payment is received.

If you plan to pay by check, rather than credit card, please know that payment must be fully received by the SOPHE in order for you to be admitted into the conference. Do not assume your mailed check will arrive to the SOPHE National Office if postmarked after March 1. SOPHE staff will be onsite at the conference to collect your checks in person, should you need to pay by check, after March 1.


**Chapter Member registration price requires a special promo code to be applied to shopping cart during registration. Please contact your SOPHE Chapter leadership for additional information.

Cancellation Policy Refund requests must be received in writing – electronically –  to education@sophe.org. All cancellations will be subject to a $75 fee. No refunds will be given after March 1, 2017. Substitutions are allowed, provided they are of the same SOPHE membership status and the request is submitted in writing – electronically – to education@sophe.org.

For any questions regarding registration or additional info, please send inquiries to education@sophe.org or call us at 202-408-9804.

Hotel Information

Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center
650 15th Street; Denver, CO 80202

SOPHE has reserved a block of rooms for the SOPHE2017 conference. Single/Double rate is $178/night.  

Make your reservation at the Hyatt Regency today!  The deadline to make a hotel reservation is March 7, 2017 or when the room block is sold out. We encourage you to make your reservations early!  The SOPHE room block at the Hyatt Regency is just about sold out!  Only a few rooms available at the conference rate.  

Hyatt Place
As an alternative, SOPHE has arranged a small room block at the nearby Hyatt Place (440 14th Street) for $174/night.  This will be available until the small room block is sold our or until the deadline of March 13th.  Click here to make your reservations at the nearby Hyatt Place!


Continuing Education

Looking to obtain continuing education credits at SOPHE 2017? SOPHE is excited to offer a maximum of 28.50 Category I CECH that can be earned per person, and a maximum of 22.00 Advanced Level CECH that can be earned per person during the 68th Annual Conference in Denver, Colorado. How many credit hours will you obtain? See this instruction manual to learn how the CE process works at this year's conference.

Please check back on March 29 for a direct link to your conference and CE evaluation. 


2017 Conference Program

Go Green! Check out our online version of SOPHE 2017's detailed schedule and program. The latest updates to the 2017 Annual Conference will be posted to www.sophe.org

Workshops *

*These sessions require an additional fee. They are not included in the price of the SOPHE2017 conference registration. The prices are fixed and will not change with the conference early bird, pre-conference and onsite pricing*

Smoking Cessation & Reduction in Pregnancy Treatment (SCRIPT) Workshop
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
8:30am - 5:00pm

Marijuana & Public Health: Colorado's Lessons Learned
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
12:30pm - 3:00pm

Implementing New Public Health Curricular Requirements in Health Education and Other Public Health Degree Programs (CEPH)
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
3:30pm - 6:00pm

Public Health Law: Understanding it and Using it to your Advantage
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
4:00pm - 6:30pm

Working with Schools: What Every Community Health Educator Should Know
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
1:00pm - 3:30pm

CHES Exam Prep Course (2 day, post-conference workshop)
Saturday, April 1, 2017
1:30pm - 5:30pm
Sunday, April 2, 2017
8:00am - 12:00pm

To register for pre- and post-conference workshops, you must sign in or create a SOPHE profile. View instructions to create a SOPHE profile.