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.



Pre-Conference rate
(Dec 16, 2016 –
February 28, 2017)

$425 $275 $275 $495 $645 $315

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

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

Registration is not confirmed until payment is received
To qualify for Early Bird or Pre-Conference registration rates, full payment MUST be received by the respective registration deadline. If payment is not received by deadline, the registration fee will automatically adjust to reflect the appropriate registration fee for the time of payment.

Payment via check or purchase order are enabled for registration. Please select the "Invoice Me" option in the Payment Method drop down menu on the Shopping Cart Check-out page for this option. Please remit payment with invoice to:

Society for Public Health Education
10 G St. NE, Suite #605
Washington, DC 20002

**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!


2017 Conference Program

 Click below to view preliminary program.


Please note that pre-conference and post-conference workshops will require an additional registration and fee.

More details to come - please check back soon! 

Exhibitor/Sponsor Prospectus

SOPHE's Annual Conference is an excellent opportunity to:

  • Increase product awareness through sampling and brand presence
  • Network with influential decision-makers
  • Enhance your corporate image

Download 2017 prospectus

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.