Welcome to the Society of Health Policy Young Professionals

Connecting young health care policy professionals with industry experts, like-minded individuals, and the Washington, D.C. health policy community.

Welcome to the Society of Health Policy Young Professionals

Connecting young health care policy professionals with industry experts, like-minded individuals, and the Washington, D.C. health policy community.

Welcome to the Society of Health Policy Young Professionals

Connecting young health care policy professionals with industry experts, like-minded individuals, and the Washington, D.C. health policy community.

Who We Are

SHPYP is a nonpartisan, 501(c)3 non-profit run by young health policy professionals volunteering on behalf of our young health policy professionals community. Founded in 2006, we are dedicated to meeting the diverse needs of young professionals interested in the health, health care, and health policy fields.

Zoom screenshot from SHPYP meeting

Building a supportive community of the next generation of health policy experts and leaders through:

  • Forging meaningful and long-term professional networks through regular happy hours, community service events, trivia, small-group dinner discussions, online community, and more
  • Facilitating workshops for professional development in key competencies
  • Convening conversations with and providing access to senior policy leaders and experts to enable a deeper examination of policy topics
  • Offering opportunities for volunteer leadership and nonprofit management

Become a member today

Envision tomorrow’s health policy discussions

Support the next generation of leaders in health policy

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Events

Participate and see what we’re about!

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2022

Health Care Affordability Virtual Lunch & Learn

Join SHPYP, sponsored by Arnold Ventures, for a virtual lunchtime discussion on the drivers and levers of health care affordability.

 

 

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Fireside Chat with Alan Weil, Editor-in-Chief of Health Affairs

Join us for a members-only professional development opportunity to hear from a leader in health policy! 

 

Tuesday, September 20

Happy Hour at Dacha Navy Yard

Come join us for a happy hour! This is a great opportunity to meet your new SHPYP Executive Board and share your vision for the organization moving forward.