SOPHE's 67th Annual Meeting, Building Capital: Investing in the Future of Health Education, in Charlotte, NC, offers an exciting opportunity to share your research findings, program impacts, policy changes, perspectives, and expertise with the health education and health promotion professional community. Share your latest research and practice in health education and health promotion. Learn More
Journal Addresses Domestic Violence as a Public Health Issue
SOPHE announced the publication of a Health Education & Behavior theme section devoted to the latest research on domestic violence prevention and the effectiveness of community coalitions in 19 states to prevent and reduce intimate partner violence. All articles in the HE&B supplemental issue are provided through open access: Click Here for More Information
New NCHEC-SOPHE Publication: A Competency Based Framework for Health Education Specialists
SOPHE and NCHEC released A Competency Based Framework for Health Education Specialists - 2015 which contains the results of an 18-month research study to update, refine and validate the model of health education and health promotion practice. Learn More
SOPHE Virtual Advocacy Day
Don't miss this opportunity to call for funding to be restored to the Partnerships in Community Health (PICH) program in FY 2016 House and Senate appropriations. PICH programs are three-year initiatives that provide funding for local government agencies and non-governmental organizations to implement evidence and practice based strategies that address chronic disease risk factors related to tobacco use and exposure, poor nutrition, physical inactivity, and a lack of access to health care. More information coming soon.