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

Chief Programs Officer

 Oct 25, 2020

 

 

Chief Programs Officer Reporting to the CEO, the Chief Programs Officer will have programmatic strategic and operational responsibility for Encompass Community Services client programs and services. This highly strategic role will oversee a budget of approximately $30 million and 410 employees delivering culturally competent programs to a diverse community. This is one of those rare opportunities to make huge impact in a community and with a group of dedicated employees. Encompass has been ably serving Santa Cruz County for 47 years, and is in the midst of change in response to dramatic developments in the health care environment. This new executive leadership position will help take the organization into the future. The primary focus of the Chief Programs Officer is to build and support a highly effective team of managers working to further develop an integrated continuum of connected care and services that is easily accessed by clients acr ..

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ASPPH Presents Workshop: Implementation of Curriculum Resources from a Public Health Approach to Alzheimer's and Other Dementias

 Oct 24, 2020

 

 

ASPPH Presents Workshop: Implementation of Curriculum Resources from a Public Health Approach to Alzheimer's and Other Dementias Nov 12, 2020 02:30 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada) Link to Register: https://aspph.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMtd-GtpjIqEtDW9q-MD88enKfbAVeLwxvy As faculty across the country have transitioned to online/distance classes, adapting course content to a new engaging format for students can be challenging. In this workshop, sponsored by the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) and Alzheimer’s Association, speakers will review the topics and activities in a free, flexible curriculum to introduce Alzheimer’s to undergraduate and graduate students in schools of public health and related disciplines. Presenters from Emory University Rollins School of Public Health will offer creative ways to integrate and utilize the curriculum in online/ ..

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​Youth Health Equity Panel-American Cancer Society

 Oct 23, 2020

 

 

Youth Health Equity Panel-ACS Join the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network for a virtual Youth Health Equity Panel. Rubí Rodiguez Gomez, Matthew Robertson, Cindy Vo and Kira Sano will join Dr. Lalita Abhyankar for a conversation about the specific issues the youth have faced surrounding access to health care as cancer patients and caregivers. Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 5:30pm https://www.fightcancer.org/events/youth-health-equity-panel ..

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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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If you would like to know more about our chapter or get involved please drop us a line!

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