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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

Jacquelyn Sanchez - President

Md Abdullah Mamun - Vice President

Grace Negedu - Secretary

Victoria Kwentua - Treasurer

Student Council of Representatives

Taksh Shah - MPH Representative

Alexis Rendon - PhD Representative

Shriya Sarin - MHA Representative

Chandni Raiyani - Biostatistics

 Harshkumar Patel - Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

Pooja Mehta - Epidemiology

              Courtney Searles - Health Management & Policy

Clara Ramirez - Maternal & Child Health

Rucha Kapadia - Behavioral & Community Health


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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

~650

President Name

Jacquelyn Sanchez

Vice President's Name

Md Abdullah Mamun

Treasurer's Name

Victoria Kwentua

Secretary's Name

Grace Negedu

Additional Contact Name

Please provide the name of any additional officers (e.g., Co-President, TPTA Rep, Honor Code Representative Alternate).

Advisor Name

Lauren M. Booe

Advisor School Title

Student Service Coordinator, Office of Academic Services - School of Public Health