SOPHE Midwest covers the region of Kansas and Missouri and is a recognized Chapter of SOPHE National. Our missions align; To provide global leadership to the profession of health education and health promotion and to promote the health of society.
WHO WE ARE
SOPHE Midwest became an official Chapter in October 2017. Health educators, health promoters, public health professionals, university students, and community members from Kansas & Missouri contribute their passion and energy to focus on influencing healthy behaviors, communities, and environments.
SOPHE Midwest is made up of a volunteer Executive Committee, and will expand to include volunteer working groups focusing on specific topics. Are you a creative person with big ideas, or a detail task-driven organizer who gets things done? We want to hear from you!
When we learn, we grow. Join SOPHE Midwest twice a year for engaging continuing education opportunities. From leading researchers, to on-the-ground health promotors, we offer exciting and thought-provoking sessions to expand your knowledge. FREE with membership!
NETWORKING AND COLLABORATION
Join SOPHE Midwest and become connected with like-minded health professionals who want to make a difference. Come together twice a year for in-person continuing education opportunities, and link with others who share your energy for improving health.