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SAPHA’s Statement on COVID-19

Our Mission

Established in 1999, SAPHA is the premier organization dedicated to addressing public health issues impacting South Asians in the United States (US). Our mission is to promote the health and well-being of South Asian communities …

Our Committees

SAPHA has four working committees that focus on different areas to help SAPHA work toward its mission. Committees meet via conference call once a month to discuss ongoing projects and progress.

Join a SAPHA Committee by …

Get Connected

SAPHA connects people, ideas, and resources to bring about innovative and positive change in the South Asian community. We support the notion that a population-based approach – centered on principles of prevention, equity and leadership – is the optimal means to enhance people’s well-being:

“What we as a society do collectively to assure the conditions in which people can be healthy.”
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