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Welcome New & Current Students to the 

2015-2016 Academic School Year!


THE PUBLIC HEALTH STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION

PHSGA is an officially recognized representative association comprised of the entire School of Public Health student body. Each student within the School of Public Health is a member of the PHSGA. The governing body of the PHSGA is bicameral and comprised of an Executive Cabinet and a Council of Representatives.  The purpose of PHSGA is:

To Identify and represent student interests, facilitate student-to-student communication, promote student participation in the overall decision-making processes of the University, enhance the quality and scope of education at the University, and promote the general welfare of the student body

MISSION OF THE SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH

The School of Public Health is dedicated to the prevention of disease and the promotion of health in the local and global community through education, research and service.  


Executive Cabinet

Donald Blackwood - President

Vishaldeep Ka Sekhon - Vice President

Philip Dokpesi - Secretary

Johnathan Wallace - Treasurer

Student Council of Representatives

Tarang Patel - MPH Representative

Josh Frisbee - MHA Representative

Omobola Mudasiru - DrPH Representative

Shlesma Chhetri - PhD Representative

Alita Andrews - Behavioral & Community Health

Hemanth Rudraraju - Biostatistics

 Alexandra Johnson - Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

Sophia Ayantonwu - Epidemiology

              Soha Patel - Health Management & Policy

Katie Cantu - Maternal & Child Health


Have ideas for speakers, events, or do you want to let us know how we are doing?  

We are open to any and all suggestions - we are here to serve you!

Do not hesitate to email us individually or as a group with your ideas at phsa@unthsc.edu

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Description

The Public Health Student Government Association (PHSGA) is a representative association comprised of the entire School of Public Health Student Body. Therefor every public health student is a member of the PHSGA. The governing body of the PHSGA is bicameral and comprised of the Executive Cabinet and the Council of Representatives. The purpose of the PHSGA is to: "Identify and represent student interests, facilitate student-to-student communication, promote student participation in the overall decision-making processes of the University, enhances the quality and scope of education at the University specifically the School of Public Health, and promote the general welfare of the student body"

Category

Student Governance

Group Email

If your group has a UNTHSC listserv, please list the address. Otherwise, please list N/A.

Selection Process

If your organization has selective membership, please describe the selection process.

All current students in the School of Public Health are members of the Public Health Student Government Association.

Frequency of Elections

Yearly, Semesterly, Officers Appointed, etc.

Yearly

Timeframe for Elections

What Month/Time of Year do Elections Occur?

Every Spring Semester

Number of Active Members

~627

President Name

Donald Blackwood

President EUID Email (example: abc1234)
Vice President Name

Vishaldeep Ka Sekhon

Treasurer Name

Johnathan Wallace

Secretary Name

Philip Dokpesi

Additional Contact Name

Also add what their title is (First Year Rep, Fundraising Chair, etc.

Advisor Name

Chelsea Derry

Advisor School Title

Assistant Director of Student and Academic Services