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

Volunteer Opportunity

 Nov 16, 2017

 

 

I am coordinating a Career Fair at Calero High School for post-seniors special education students to try and provide equal access for work opportunities. It is an important event for this population giving them real life exposure to what it is like to apply for a job. I am looking for volunteers who are interested in health and/or educating! A light breakfast and lunch is provided, community service hours for your resume, and supports special education students! Event Details: Date:January 26th, 2018 Time:7am to 12:30pm Contact me if you're interested in volunteering. rubi.deniz@sjsu.edu Website: www.GoodHealth.us (http://www.goodhealth.us/) Facebook: www.facebook.com/goodhealthinternship ..

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APHA Webinar--Climate Changes Health

 Nov 16, 2017

 

 

Climate Changes Health: Extreme Weather, Vulnerable Populations, and the Many Benefits of Taking Action When:December 7, 2017, 3:00p.m. - 4:30p.m. EDTWhere: American Public Health Association, Washington, DC (live webcast also available) For too long, climate change communication has been framed as a wildlife conservation issue concerning polar bears and ice caps. But what about its impact on people, particularly on communities that are socially isolated but on the front lines of climate change? When it comes to extreme weather events, we are all in the same boat together, just not all on the same deck. Some people are disproportionately affected. In addition to saving lives and improving health, what other benefits happen when we shift our focus? Join us for a workshop and refreshments onDecember 7, 2017, 3:00p.m.- 4:30p.m. EDTas Dr. Natasha DeJarnett from the American Public Health Association teams up with theatrical performance activist, Peterson Toscano  ..

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Freshest Cargo Visits!

 Nov 15, 2017

 

 

Hello Fruit and Veggie Fans, The Freshest Cargo truck will be in your neighborhood Wednesday, November 15th and Thursday, November 16th! Come pick up your veggies for Thanksgiving! Next week, we will be taking a Thanksgiving break, we return onNovember 29th & 30th. This Wednesdayat SJSU, we will be partnering with the Nutrition Department to host a cooking demonstration! Stop on by to see how to prepare a seasonal salad! See you at the truck! The Freshest Cargo Team What's on theTruck this Week?Fruits: Blackberries, raspberries, strawberries, persimmons, pomegranates, oranges, and many varieties of apples!Vegetables: Kale, chard, beets, carrots, collards, celeriac, meyer lemons,parsley, cilantro, turnips, tomatillos, bell peppers, mushrooms, potatoes, butternut squash, blue hubbard squash, red kuri squash, and delicata squash.  ..

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Meet our chapter

 

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

 

Get Involved

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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