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

Registration is closed

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 Implications of Climate Change in NJ for Public Health 

    Marjorie Kaplan, Dr.P.H., Associate Director Rutgers Climate Institute 

    Jeanne Herb, Executive Director, Environmental Analysis and Communications Group, Rutgers Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy

    11:20 Break

    11:30 NJ Master Energy Plan: Opportunities to integrate health and health equity

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

    11:45 Sustainable Jersey

    Lauren Skowronski, Program Director for Community Engagement, Sustainable Jersey at TCNJ’s Sustainability Institute  

    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 and Representative to the United Nations, Stakeholder Forum for a Sustainable Future  

    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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