2017 Annual State Health Director's Conference -

January 19-20, 2017

Public Health Success:  Growing Leaders - Inside Out

Location:  Raleigh Marriott at Crabtree 

Registration Fee:  $125/person

Draft Schedule-at-a-Glance (updated January 5, 2017)

Registration for the conference has closed because we have reached capacity.


Hotel Information:

The Raleigh Marriott at Crabtree is the location for the 2017 conference.  The reservation deadline has passed.  If you have not made hotel reservations, there are many hotels in the Crabtree area of Raleigh.  Go to this link for a list:


Exhibitor Information:

The SHD attracts many local health director’s (more than 60 last year), NC Department of Health and Human Services/Department of Public Health branch heads and section chiefs, and directors and program leaders of many public health entities from across the state.  As always, it’s an excellent opportunity to meet and mingle with more than 350 of the state’s top public health leaders.  When you reach the SHD attendees, you also reach the medical care facilities, health departments, state government departments and universities where they work and the people they work with. 

For-Profit Exhibitor Rate - $1600                              Non-Profit Exhibitor Rate - $1000        

Who should exhibit?  The conference represents public health professionals in the following areas:

  • Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs
  • Applied Public Health Statistics
  • Community Health Planning and Policy Development
  • Environment
  • Epidemiology
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Health Administration
  • Health Informatics and Information Technology
  • Laboratory
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Medical Care
  • Oral Health
  • Population, Reproductive and Sexual Health
  • Public Health Education and Health Promotion
  • Public Health Nursing
  • Public Health Social Work

Cancellation Policy -  No refunds will be issued for no-shows or cancellations after January 6.