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

Chapter Member Discount for SOPHE ANNUAL MEETING

 Nov 19, 2018

 

 

Subject: Chapter Registrants for Annual Conference Hello SOPHE Chapter Leaders! SOPHE 2019 Annual Conference Registration is now OPEN! (https://www.sophe.org/professional-development/sophe-annual-conference/2019-annual-conference-2/registration/) March 26-29, 2019 in Salt Lake City, Utah You may already know, national SOPHE has set up a way for those individuals who are local Chapter members but not a national SOPHE member to get a discount off the non-member registration price for the SOPHE annual conference, to honor SOPHE Chapters participation at the national level. The following are the codes available for you to share with your fellow chapter members! NOTE: only 4 chapter members (non national) have registered as of today. Early bird ends soon - so encourage others to register THIS WEEK! Maybe even ask for registration as an early holiday gift! Promo code for professional chapter members: 19ACCHAPTR-- This code offers $150 off the professional  ..

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FDA on Flavored Tobacco Products

 Nov 19, 2018

 

 

Dear Colleagues, Today, the FDA announced proposed new steps to protect youth by preventing access to flavored tobacco products, banning flavors in cigars and menthol in cigarettes. Commissioner Gottlieb announced that he is directing the FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) to revisit compliance policy as it applies to deemed ENDS products that are flavored, including all flavors other than tobacco, mint and menthol. He notes that the changes would protect kids by having all flavored ENDS products (other than tobacco, mint and menthol flavors or non-flavored products) sold in age-restricted, in-person locations and, if sold online, under heightened practices for age verification. The FDA hopes that within the next 90 days, manufacturers will choose to remove flavored ENDS products from stores where kids can access them and from online sites that do not have sufficiently robust age-verification procedures. In addition, the FDA will move to propose a product ..

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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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