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82nd Annual NYS AHPERD Conference

Turning Stone Convention Center

The New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (NYS AHPERD) proudly presents its 82nd Annual Conference "Embrace Health & Physical Literacy - Live it" at the Turning Stone Convention Center in Verona, New York.

Our conference begins on Wednesday, November 20, with many intensive training workshops, including:
• Escape Rooms for Physical Education
• #Unstoppable: Yoga for Youth Training Program
• Navigating Consent: Skill-Building in the Affective Domain
• American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor/Instructor Trainer and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuers Instructor Courses
• Basic Archery Instructor (BAI) Training... to name a few.

The conference continues Thursday, November 21, to Saturday, November 23, with over 160 sessions, including a keynote presentation by Dr. Olajide Williams, founder of Hip Hop Public Health, Chief of Staff of Neurology, Director of Acute Stroke Services and Associate Professor of Neurology at Columbia University; you can read more about Dr. Williams online here.  We're excited to have a number of SHAPE America and District Teacher of the Year Award recipients join us this year, in addition to the many amazing NYS AHPERD members willing to share their expertise with fellow colleagues.

Our exhibit hall will is a conference stop you won't want to miss and we've added free grab 'n go lunch for both Thursday and Friday.

Please accept this invitation to join us at the premier health, physical education, recreation and dance conference in New York State!

Click the links below for additional details about the event

Conference pre-registration ended at 11:59 pm on October 31, 2019. 

Registration will re-open on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 8:00 am for onsite registration. 

We will not be able to accept registrations during the time registration is closed.  Thank you!