Advocate Today for HB194

USOPHE supports HB194: Medicaid Coverage of the National Diabetes Prevention Program. We are looking for your help! HB194 will be heard in the Senate Health and Human Services Committee on Tuesday, February 23rd at 8am. We are asking for you, as public health professionals and advocates for public health, to reach out to the members Read more about Advocate Today for HB194[…]

Join a committee today!!

The Utah Chapter of the Society for Public Health Education (USOPHE) is seeking public health professionals and students across Utah to join a variety of committees for 2021. Spots are available in the following committees: advocacy, conference planning, nominating, professional development, public relations, membership, and special projects. Be more involved in your communities and your Read more about Join a committee today!![…]

New Board Position Nominations Needed

As announced at our USOPHE 2020 Annual Conference, we are adding two new board positions. We need one person to fill the Membership Chair position and one person to fill the Special Projects Chair person. Please read descriptions below and email our USOPHE President Linnea Fletcher linneafletcher@utah.gov by Thursday, December 10th if you are interested.  The Read more about New Board Position Nominations Needed[…]

Recognition Awards

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[…]

Conference Registration

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[…]