Certified Health Education Specialists can earn credits at several local conferences that offer opportunities for educational and professional growth.
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Through different community outreach strategies, we promote the health education profession and the importance of CHES to the public and potential employers.
We keep you updated on job opportunities, new research, legislative actions, conference announcements, and much more. Association members also receive newsletters.
is to improve the health of Utahns by promoting the advancement of the health education profession and the employment of health educators in the public and private sector.
Increase USOPHE membership among professionals and students
Maintain electronic media to disseminate health-related activities, information, and opportunities to all members
Strengthen membership involvement in USOPHE workshops, conferences, and activities
Promote USOPHE members' awareness and involvement of current health-related legislative issues
Implement a fundraising committee to enlarge financial situation and benefit from non-profit status
Support and grow the mentor/mentee program
Boost USOPHE's presence in the community through more community outreach activities
Build and maintain a historical account of USOPHE
Create more opportunities for members to receive CHES credits
Current USOPHE Board members
Congratulations to our 2019 & 2020 Award Winners! Awardee’s were recognized during our USOPHE Virtual Conference earlier this month. 2020 Catherine Summerhayes Distinguished Service Award Janae Duncan, MPA Utah Department of Health 2020 Rookie of the Year Mercedes Maestas, CHES® Salt Lake County Health Department Shelley Fuller Health Education Scholarship Danielle Rodriguez Utah Valley University Read more about Recognition Awards[…]
We are excited to welcome the following board members: President-Elect Delegate Conference Planning Chair Treasurer Student Board Member
Special thanks to our 2020 Virtual Conference Sponsors! Platinum Level Sponsor Silver Level Sponsors Exhibitors
View the October 7th Conference Program here. We look forward to seeing you soon!
It’s not to late to register for the October 7th Virtual Conference. Registration extended through October 4th, 2020. When: Wednesday, October 7th 9:30 am to 4:00 pm Where: Virtual Event Cost: Regular Pricing (September 12th – October 4th, 2020): USOPHE Members $25 Non-members $35 Students Read more about Conference Registration[…]
This special conference edition highlights the presenters and topics they will address as we explore “Public Health 3.0: Focusing on the Root Cause. It’s not to late to register for the October 7th Virtual Conference !!
Early Bird (Available through Friday, September 11th): USOPHE Members $20 Non-members $30 Students $10 Regular Pricing (September 12th – Friday October 2nd): USOPHE Members $25 Non-members $35 Students $15
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There are so many talented individuals we each work along side in the Health Education field. Click on the link below to read the award descriptions and nominate someone today!!! Award Nomination Form Deadline for submissions: August 15th, 2020
Want to serve to strengthen the Health Education profession? Do you know someone whose interested in serving on the USOPHE Board? Nominate them (or self) today! Deadline to submit is August 15th, 2020! Nomination Form