Welcome to PHANYC
Founded in 1936, PHANYC is one of the oldest and largest affiliates of the American Public Health Association. Since then, PHANYC has been a catalyst – informing and educating about public health issues and a more responsive and equitable health care system, and influencing public health policy. Today, its membership includes individuals and organizations involved in the diverse field of public health. Its members are public health leaders, health care providers, health administrators, researchers, scientists, professors, students and activists.
PHANYC is a meeting ground for public health professionals and students living and/or working in New York City. Employed by a variety of organizations – the government, hospitals, non-profits, NGOs, universities – and/or enrolled in one of several graduate programs in public health in the New York City area, they are united by their interest in promoting health and preventing illness.
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