100 Most Influential People in Healthcare
American Public Health Association
Benjamin and the APHA helped fill a void in 2017 after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention canceled a conference on climate change. Benjamin, along with former Vice President Al Gore, helped organize the Climate and Health Meeting. Benjamin has also helped focus more attention on the social determinants of health. And through the association's American Journal of Public Health, has been drawing a tighter connection between evidence-based policy and public health.