New Jersey Society for Public Health Education

2019 NJSOPHE Annual Meeting

  • 6 Dec 2019
  • 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Rutgers University: Livingston Student Center
  • 105


  • This does not include registration for the annual program. Only the reception from 3:30 pm-5:30 pm.
  • Special price for members.


Climate Change: The Real News, The Fake News, and What Can Be Done About It

Rutgers University, Livingston Campus Student Center

84 Joyce Kilmer Ave, Piscataway Township, NJ 08854

Followed by:

NJ SOPHE 35th Anniversary Celebration 

3:30 pm - 5: 30 pm 

Rutgers Club, 85 Avenue E, 2nd Floor

(Just a short walk from the Annual Program)


    8:30  Registration

    9:00   NJ SOPHE Board Meeting

    9:30   Keynote Speaker: Climate Change 101

    •  Anthony Broccoli, Professor and Chair, Department of Environmental Sciences, Co-Director, Rutgers Climate Institute

    10:45 NJ Master Energy Plan: Operations to Integrate Health and Health Equity

    •  Karen Lowrie, Associate Director, Environmental Analysis and Communications Group, Rutgers Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy

    11:00 Break

    11:10 AM Breakout Sessions Round 1

    •  Lauren Skowronski, Program Director for Community Engagement, Sustainable Jersey at TCNJ’s Sustainability Institute 
    • Jeanne Herb, Executive Director, Environmental Analysis and Communications Group, Rutgers Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
    • Majorie Kaplan, Dr.P.H., Associate Director, Rutgers Climate Institute

    11:45  AM Breakout Sessions Round 2

    12:15 Lunch/ Poster Promenade 

    1:15   Awards and Scholarships

    • Heather Flattery: National SOPHE highlights
    • Marline Edmonds: Advocacy Summit highlights

    2:00    PM Breakout Sessions Round 1

    • Priya Gandhi, Research Associate, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    • Charles Nouhan, Chairman, Stakeholder Forum for a Sustainable Future, and New York Representative to the United Nations 
    • Cathy Snyder, Founder and Executive Director, Rolling Harvest

    2:40  PM Breakout Session Round 2

    3:15    Closing Remarks 

    3:30    35th Anniversary Celebration 

    Continuing Education Credits:

    An application has been made for 4.0 Category I The Rutgers School of Public Health, Center for Public Health Workforce Development is designated as a multiple event provider of CECHs by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing.

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