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..
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..
Healthy lives through knowledge, involvement, education, promotion and practice. Demonstrating integrity, accountability and transparency amongst the membership while embracing diversity, promotin..
Provide monthly trainings, professional development activities and social support events to health educators within Northern California. Highlight groundbreaking work being conducted by colleagues..
Feb 19, 2017
SF has two exciting new positions to reduce disparities in preterm birth by promoting reproductive and women's health. Would you please forward to appropriate contacts at your University (and other networks) that can disseminate to students, alumni, and staff. Please let me know if you have other suggestions for dissemination. Thank you very much for your leadership and ongoing partnership with SFDPH. -C - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Dear Colleagues: Please help us find excellent candidates for these two great positions that will lead multi-sector collective impact efforts to reduce disparities in preterm births in San Francisco. Collective impact efforts will promote the social and healthcare determinants of preconception, reproductive, and prenatal health. Open: February 2 through March 6, 2017. Applications reviewed continuously. Public Health Foundation Enterprises, Inc. (PHFE) invites applications for the positions of one Program Man ..Read More
Feb 18, 2017
New Scholarship Opportunity for 2017! The Sacramento Region Community Foundation is privileged to announce the launch of the Erin Aaberg Givans Memorial Scholarship opportunity. You are receiving information because your organization works with students who meet the eligibility requirements for this scholarship. The Children's Specialty Care Coalition together with the Givans family has established this scholarship fund to honor its founding executive director, Erin Aaberg Givans, who committed her career to advocating for quality health care on behalf of children and youth in California. The scholarship will be available to female students pursuing a Master's degree in public policy or related graduate program (such as public administration or public health) at a California University, who plan to pursue a career in the field of children's health policy/advocacy in California. Scholarship recipients will share Ms. Aaberg Givans' unwa ..Read More
Feb 17, 2017
From SOPHE NATIONAL ACTION REQUESTED BY: MARCH 15, 2017 SOPHE Call for Public Comments on Draft School Health Educator Preparation Standards The Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) welcomes comments on proposed standards and key elements that would serve as expectations for people graduating from a college or university prepared to teach health education at the K-12 level(s). The School Health Educator Preparation Standards were drafted over the last nine months by a SOPHE Working Group of experienced school health classroom teachers, university faculty preparing school health educators, and folio reviewers. The members of the working group represent the various health education professional groups with an interest in teacher preparation - SOPHE, the American School Health Association, the American Public Health Association's School Health Education and Services Section, and the Society of State Leaders of Health and Physical Education. The ..Read More