Our Mission

Northern California’s SOPHE is committed to the professional development and advancement of public health professionals, via networking and enrichment opportunities that contribute towards their empowerment and leadership qualities. These skills are demonstrated through health education, advocacy, social justice, program development and community organizing.

 

Mission

Northern California’s SOPHE is committed to the professional development and advancement of public health professionals, via networking and enrichment opportunities that contribute towards th..

Vision

Provide and facilitate open lines of communication so that current public health trends can be shared thru an extensive network of resources that will encompass a global perspective. Unite ed..

Values

Healthy lives through knowledge, involvement, education, promotion and practice. Demonstrating integrity, accountability and transparency amongst the membership while embracing diversity, promotin..

Goals

Provide monthly trainings, professional development activities and social support events to health educators within Northern California. Highlight groundbreaking work being conducted by colleagues..

Current News

Free DACA Clinic

 Dec 05, 2019

 

 

FYI--Tuesday, Dec. 17 from Noon-8pm http://bit.ly/DACA2019 (https://bit.ly/DACA2019?fbclid=IwAR1CoyI6vZBs8AsDMOnjjlv9k1XQqmc73aZqA4G-CQhb3LeLQmDD8r-VmaM)  ..

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Advocacy Alert -- The Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act Moves Forward in the House

 Nov 25, 2019

 

 

From National SOPHE: Advocacy Alert The Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act Moves Forward in the House November 21, 2019 Washington, D.C.- On Tuesday, the House Energy and Commerce Committee voted in favor of the Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act (H.R. 2339), a step forward to reverse the youth e-cigarette epidemic. This legislation comes at a critical time, as the president has not acted on his promise to remove non-tobacco flavored e-cigarettes from the market. The Reversing the Youth Tobacco Epidemic Act takes a comprehensive approach to combat the epidemic by prohibiting all flavored tobacco products, raising the minimum purchase age to 21, banning all non-face-to-face sales for tobacco products, and protecting youth from marketing of tobacco products. The youth e-cigarette epidemic is reaching catastrophic heights, in 2018, more than 3.6 million middle and high school students were e-cigarette users. E-cigarette flavors play a vit ..

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3 Positions-Participatory Research

 Nov 25, 2019

 

 

Team Participatory System Dynamics (mtl.how/team (https://mtl.how/team)) is hiring for three full-time positions. You can learn more about our National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Veterans Health Administration (VA) funded work here mtl.how/demo (https://mtl.how/demo) and here mtl.how (https://mtl.how/) These are great positions for folks interested in joining a nationally distributed multidisciplinary team that is enlisting participatory research, systems science, and simulation. The team follows open science principles, uses both qualitative and quantitative methods, and is working to improve the quality of addiction and mental health care nationally in the Veterans Health Administration. Description and details on how to apply to these three positions are available at these links: mtl.how/sql_data_position (https://mtl.how/sql_data_position) mtl.how/research_assistant_position mtl.how/analyst_writer_position Thanks!  ..

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Meet our chapter

 

Northern California’s SOPHE is committed to the professional development and advancement of public health professionals

 

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  1 Washington Sq, San Jose, CA 95192   info@ncsophe.org
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