College of Public Health Student Association

Dean’s Forum – Fall 2013

Thursday, October 3, 2013 the Student Association hosted it’s first semester Dean’s Forum. Interim Dean, Jane Meza, was joined by CoPH faculty, Dr. Terry Huang, Dr. Mohammad Siahpush, Dr. Amr Soliman, and Dr. Dave Palm, for a panel discussion about research and collaboration in public health. For those unable to attend, the presentation was recorded and archived, and can be accessed here: Fall 2013 Dean’s Forum.

Conference Opportunity: PHAN

The Public Health Association of Nebraska (PHAN) is hosting their annual conference October 10-11, 2013. The conference, to be held in Grand Island, NE, is an excellent opportunity for students to learn about public health in Nebraska and network with Nebraska’s public health workforce in a low-risk, more relaxed setting. Both the agenda and registration forms can be found at the end of this post. Students are highly encouraged to attend, and may be able to attend at reduced cost! PHAN has hotel rooms available… Continue Reading

Call for Abstracts: Rural Futures Conference Due September 13

Young Leaders, Do you have a passion for building strong and resilient rural communities? Do you think about the future and what is in store for rural people and places? If so, join us on November 3-5, 2013 at The Cornhusker, A Marriott Hotel in Lincoln, Nebraska for the 2013 Rural Futures Conference and participate in the dialogues around these very issues. The theme for the 2013¬†Rural Futures Conference is¬†Beyond Boundaries, which encourages all of us to step beyond our typical boundaries and work together… Continue Reading