Updates

SOPHE Meeting-Discount for Chapter Members

 Dec 12, 2018

 

 

Hello SOPHE Chapter Leaders! Two things – HESPA survey extended (see attachment) AND Conference Registration price goes up this weekend, so share these discount codes with your membership! More information below. SOPHE 2019 Annual Conference Registration (https://www.sophe.org/professional-development/sophe-annual-conference/2019-annual-conference-2/registration/) March 26-29, 2019 in Salt Lake City, Utah EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION ENDS FRIDAY!!! You may already know, national SOPHE has set up a way for those individuals who are local Chapter members but not a national SOPHE member to get a discount off the non-member registration price for the SOPHE annual conference, to honor SOPHE Chapters participation at the national level. The following are the codes available for you to share with your fellow chapter members! NOTE: Early bird ends soon - so encourage others to registerTHIS WEEK! Maybe even ask for registration as an early holiday gift ..

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Erin Aaberg Givans Memorial Scholarship

 Dec 08, 2018

 

 

Erin Aaberg Givans Memorial Scholarship Applications due Friday, March 8, 2019 TheSacramento Region Community Foundation is privileged to announce the launch of the 2019 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$5,000 scholarship will be available to full-time female students pursuing a Master's degree in public policy,public administration or public health at a California University, who plan to pursue a career in the field of children's health policy/health advocacy in California. Scholarship recipien ..

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Webinar: Non-daily Smokers

 Dec 04, 2018

 

 

Subject:Webinar: Non-daily Smokers Dear Colleagues, TheSmoking Cessation Leadership Center (http://smokingcessationleadership.ucsf.edu/)(SCLC) invites you to join us for this webinar:Non-daily Smokers: Smoking patterns and implications for helping them quit,onTuesday, December 11, 2018, at 1:00 pm EST(60 minutes). We are honored to haveSaul Shiffman, PhD,Professor of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh presenting on this important and timely topic. Webinar Objectives: Explain the increasing prevalence of non-daily smoking Identify smoking patterns in non-daily smokers Describe quitting success rates among non-daily smokers Consider how smoking-cessation help could be structured for non-daily smokers REGISTER HERE: https://cc.readytalk.com/r/yinwh61pubq0&eom One hour of credit can be earned, for participants who join the LIVE session, on December 11, 2018. You will receive instructions on how to claim credit via the post webinar email. ..

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Chapter Member Discount for SOPHE ANNUAL MEETING

 Nov 19, 2018

 

 

Subject: Chapter Registrants for Annual Conference Hello SOPHE Chapter Leaders! SOPHE 2019 Annual Conference Registration is now OPEN! (https://www.sophe.org/professional-development/sophe-annual-conference/2019-annual-conference-2/registration/) March 26-29, 2019 in Salt Lake City, Utah You may already know, national SOPHE has set up a way for those individuals who are local Chapter members but not a national SOPHE member to get a discount off the non-member registration price for the SOPHE annual conference, to honor SOPHE Chapters participation at the national level. The following are the codes available for you to share with your fellow chapter members! NOTE: only 4 chapter members (non national) have registered as of today. Early bird ends soon - so encourage others to register THIS WEEK! Maybe even ask for registration as an early holiday gift! Promo code for professional chapter members: 19ACCHAPTR-- This code offers $150 off the professional  ..

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The 4th Annual CALNET Leadership Retreat

 Nov 06, 2018

 

 

The 4th Annual CALNET Leadership Retreat November 29 - November 30 Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay Begins at 4:00pm with an opening reception on the 29th Concludes at 5:00pm on the 30th AON is sponsoring appointees to attend the retreat. Sponsorship includes hotel accommodations at Half Moon Bay as well as meals during the conference event: without AON's sponsorship, these costs are approximately $1,000 per person. The AON sponsorship will not include airfare or other travel accommodations. Due to a high volume of candidates and a limited number of sponsorships, the application process is highly selective. Incomplete applications (including not uploading a resume) will not be considered for sponsorship. The deadline for applications is Friday, November 9. If you are an appointee who is interested in attending, please fill out the application below:  ..

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SOPHE Scholarships

 Oct 31, 2018

 

 

SOPHE has extended the deadline for several student and professional awards. Applications are due November 15th. Please forward along to students or collegues who may benefit. Student Awards: 21st Century Student Scholarship This $800 award provides conference support to full-time undergraduate and graduate level students to attend the SOPHE Annual Conference or the SOPHE Advocacy Summit. Vivian Drenckhahn Student Scholarship This $2,500 scholarship is awarded annually to three deserving full-time undergraduate or graduate students who are national SOPHE members and who have excelled academically, demonstrated a commitment to addressing the public’s health through a career in health education, and who have demonstrated financial need. Graduate Student Research Paper This award fosters quality graduate student research and provides a mechanism by which to recognize outstanding graduate students for creative and innovative research. The winning pa ..

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Community College Public Health Grant.

 Oct 18, 2018

 

 

See link for details: https://www.league.org/node/18765  ..

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Oakland Food Policy Council Meeting

 Oct 17, 2018

 

 

Oakland Food Policy Council Meeting October 18, 2018 5pm at 1000 Broadway, 5th Floor Downtown Oakland Support Roots Of Change Shop or Dine at any Whole Foods Market in California on Thursday, October 18th  ..

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Free Symposium on Opioid West

 Oct 14, 2018

 

 

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/opioid-west-hackathon-2018-tickets-50012096527 Opioid West Hack-A-Thon+ 2018 Play an impactful role in developing solutions for the opioid crisis thisOct 14th-15th! Opioid West Hack-A-Thon+ 2018, featuring the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is dedicated to finding unique solutions to issues surrounding the opioid crisis, and supporting the winning teams to IMPLEMENT their ideas into public health research and policymaking.There are tracks in software development, data science, artificial intelligence, and data visualization, allowing for a wide variety of solutions. This is a FANTASTIC opportunity for people interested in computer programming, data analytics, data visualization, user design/experience, medicine, public health, and public policy.We are taking 25 teams, and applications are accepted on a rolling ..

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