College of Public Health Student Association

National Public Health Week is Here!

National Public Health Week 2014 has officially begun! 2014 marks the fourth year the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health Student Association will coordinate campus and community events in an effort to raise awareness about the critical role public health and prevention play in keeping communities healthy during National Public Health Week.  For this year’s theme, “Public Health: Start Here,” students have planned events that celebrate public health in different contexts. Join us today for a healthy cooking demonstration with help from Cooking… Continue Reading

Conference Opportunity: Western Regional Epidemiology Network (WREN)

 Dear COPH students, The Western Regional Epidemiology Network (WREN) conference is just around the corner – Thursday, May 22nd, 2014.  WREN is celebrating 32 years of annual meetings this year!  REGISTRATION Please pre-register by filling out the registration form at http://tinyurl.com/WREN2014Registration.  Webinar and other information will be sent only to pre-registered attendees. CALL FOR ABSTRACTS We are looking forward to your abstracts on the topics of environmental and occupational health, chronic disease prevention, injury control, toxicology, and emergency preparedness.  Please pre-register and submit your abstracts… Continue Reading

SAVE THE DATE: National Public Health Week 2014!

National Public Health Week 2014 is fast approaching! Please mark your calendars for April 7-11 for this year’s celebration of Public Health. This year’s theme – Public Health: Start Here – focuses on guiding communities through the evolving public health system. This is the fourth year the COPH Student Association will coordinate campus and community events in an effort to raise awareness about the critical role public health and prevention play in keeping communities healthy. This year’s activities include: Thursday, April 4: Outreach event with… Continue Reading