Improve Community Health - Grow Intellectually - Cultivate CompassionAs one example, SAPH encourages each of its members to volunteer for their local Medical Reserve Corps. Faculty advisors to SAPH are additionally members of the American Public Health Association, the Florida Public Health Association, and/or the Southern Health Association, and students are encouraged to participate in these or similar regional public health-affiliated professional organizations in their area.
The President of SAPH or his/her appointed representative is an invited member of the MPH Steering Committee and the MPH Curriculum Committee. In addition, SAPH is charged with (1) nominating one additional student representative to the MPH Curriculum Committee and (2) nominating one additional student representative from within the US Armed Forces to the MPH Steering Committee. Students are encouraged to forward discussion points to the President and other students on these committees for consideration. Comments and suggestions can also be forwarded directly to the MPH Director, Dr. George L. Stewart, using phone, e-mail or FAX.