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Society for Public Health Education

"Helping to improve the health of people through education"


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  • Congratulations to two Delta SOPHE members who received awards during the 2018 SOPHE Annual Conference in Columbus, Ohio.  Dr. David Birch received the Distinguished Fellow Award, which is the highest honor awarded to a SOPHE member.  Dr. Mary Shaw received the SOPHE Trophy, which is an award presented by the SOPHE President to the SOPHE member she/he judges to have contributed most to the success of her/his administration.
  • Congratulations goes to Dr. Jen Nickelson for being the MCHES high scorer for the October 2017 exam


As part of additional outreach for health promotion, SOPHE would like to offer a SOCIAL MEDIA CHALLENGE! 

Not a member, not a problem.  Share among your followers and engage with others to help promote #NHEW – National Health Education Week to your membership, group, colleagues, and friends during October 15-19.  You can find our recommended post suggestions featured on our social media platforms and be sure to add/attach our social media handles to your posts so that you can be entered for a chance to get YOUR posts featured in one of our upcoming newsletters!  #publichealth #healtheducation #healthpromotion #sophe

*please participate in this challenge in addition to our weekly events! SOPHE Chapters are sharing their events to the

Social Media Challenge Poster


Jordan Buckley, MPH, CHES®
Coordinator, Health Policy & Communications
Society for Public Health Education - SOPHE​
10 G Street, NE, Suite 605
Washington, DC  20002
Phone: 202.408.9804 ext. 145


The call for abstracts is now open! Abstracts are due September 14, 2018 at 11:59 pm CTS. Any questions should be
directed to the Delta SOPHE Planning Committee Chair(s):
Erin Cromeans and Taja Hereford!
To submit your abstract proposal, click here.

Call For Abstracts FlyerThe Journey To Change Poster
Delta SOPHE Pre-Conference Workshop and
Annual Conference Information
University of Mississippi
October 25 - 26, 2018

Join fellow public health professionals and students from Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama at Delta SOPHE’s Chapter Annual Conference, October 25, 2018 (pre-conference) and October 26, 2018 in Oxford, MS.

Pre-Conference workshop (October 25, 2018, 1:00-4:00pm)
-Target Audience: Undergraduate, Graduate Students, and Entry Level Professional
-Workshop Content: Resume Content and Structure, Cover Letter Review, Professional Interview Techniques, and more!

Conference workshop (October 26, 2018, 8:00am-5:00pm)
-Target Audience: All groups, Researchers, Students, and Practitioners
-Workshop Content: The Journey to Change Health Disparities in the Delta

Conference Registration Fee:
Delta SOPHE Student Member $35
Student Non-Member (includes conference & membership) $30
Delta SOPHE Professional Member $ 60
Professional Non-Member (includes conference & membership) $55
Professional Non-Member (Conference only) $75

To register for the conference, please click here.
Host Hotel: The Inn at Ole Miss
Mention “Delta SOPHE Conference” for our host hotel rate.


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