National Public Health Week Activities, April 7 - 13, 2014

 

April 7

Public Health Education Exhibition: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

The UNC Charlotte Graduate Public Health Association Student will host student and community groups in this exhibition to learn more about improving individual and population health.  Health and Human Services / Education Plaza (across from the Student Union). Click here to see  events organized by Graduate Public Health Association.

Featured Public Health Week Presentation: Vincent De Marco: 4:00 - 6:00 pm

Vicent DeMarco will provide a public presentation "Transforming Public Will Into Political Power".  Mr. DeMarco is an accomplished advocate and community organizer for public health causes including reducing teen smoking, reducing gun violence, and expanding healthcare access. The subject of a successful book, The DeMarco Factor, he will share his passion and approach to improving public health. The free presentation is open to the public, click here for additional information. Student Union Theater. To register for this event, click here.  Additional documents on Health can be accessed here.

Nutrition's Impact on Public Health: Weekly Blog

Bethany Mack, Chartwell's Registered Dieticianm weekly blog available at: http://www.dineoncampus.com/unccharlotte/

April 8

Disaster Preparedness: Make Your Own Disaster Relief Kit! 6:30-7:30 pm

Sponsored by the Red Cross Student Union 340B. Student Union 340B.

April 9

Seatbelt Safety: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

The UNC Charlotte Graduate Public Health Association Student will be encouraging drivers and passengers to always wear their seatbelts, and  provide treats!  Health and Human Services / Education Plaza (across from the Student Union).

Upsilon Phi Delta Honorary Society Induction Ceremony: 5:00 pm

New members will be inducted into Upsilon Phi Delta, the National Academic Honor Society for Students in the Health Administration.  College of Health and Human Services Building, room 128.

April 10

Eat Well Farmer's Market: 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Farmer’s markets and healthy cooking demonstration by a real chef.  Student Union Rotunda.

April 11

Delta Omega Honorary Society Annual Induction Ceremony.  5:30 - 7:00 pm

A reception will honor the UNC Charlotte Beta Phi Chapter new inductees.   College of Health and Human Services Building, room 128.

 

To learn more about National Public Health Week, and activities across the nation, please click here: http://nphw.org/about