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Salvatore's Restaurant - Seaport District

225 Northern Ave

Boston, MA 02210

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We have sold all our tickets. However, due to demand, we may have an extremely limited number of extra seats available due to last-minute cancellations, etc. Since we will only know the exact number of available extra seats at the event itself, these extra tickets will only be available at the door, space permitting, on a first-come, first-serve basis starting at 6pm.


On behalf of the planning committee for the 2013 Health Activist Dinner at the 141st Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, we invite you to join us on Sunday, November 3rd, 2013 from 6 to 9 PM in Boston. Register today then click here to visit the event website.

Join us as we honor our special speakers and 2013 award winners.Sir Michael Marmot MD PhD, the winner of the 2013 Barsky Award is former Chair of the WHO Commission on the Social Determinants of Health. Brian Smedley PhD, the winner of the 2013 Cornely Award, is Vice President and Director of the Health Policy Institute of the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies in Washington, DC. Senator Elizabeth Warren and former Congressman Barney Frank are co-recipients of the 2013 Wellstone Award. We also look forward to presenting the 2013 Student Health Activist Award at the dinner!

The Health Activist Dinner is a 30+ year tradition that highlights and celebrates activism for social justice in the field of health and provides a social atmosphere for the interaction of multiple generations of health activists. We expect approximately 120 attendees at this year’s dinner.

Space is limited so register today! See you in Boston!

Health & peace,

Rishi Manchanda, Peter Orris, Victor Sidel, Barry Levy, Liz Wiley, Bob Gould, Paula Braveman, Walter Tsou, and the rest of the 2013 Health Activist Dinner Planning Committee


Is there a website for the dinner?

Yes! After you register, click here to visit the event website.

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

Students purchasing a discounted ticket must show valid Student ID at the door.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Public parking is available close to the restaurant.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email Rishi [at]

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Yes, but only before Oct 31st. Please email event organizer (see above) with request for a ticket transfer.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

We expect a large turnout and strongly recommend that you bring a printed copy of your ticket to the event to expedite the check-in process at the door and get you inside to the Dinner!

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Salvatore's Restaurant - Seaport District

225 Northern Ave

Boston, MA 02210

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Organizer 2017 Health Activist Dinner Planning Committee

Organizer of 2013 Health Activists Dinner

This year's sponsors include:

APHA International Health Section, APHA Peace Caucus,  APHA Socialist Caucus,   Committee of Interns and Residents/SEIU Healthcare, Doctors Council SEIU, Doctors for Global Health, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, National Physicians Alliance, Physicians for a National Health Program, Physicians for Human Rights,  Physicians for Reproductive Choice and Health, Physicians for Social Responsibility, Project for Nuclear Awareness, and RxDemocracy. 

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