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Category: SOPHE

Recipients Announced! Helen P. Cleary Scholarship Opportunity for Full-time Health Education and Promotion Students Seeking the Certified Health Education Specialist Credential

The National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc., (NCHEC) has announced the names of three recipients for the Helen P. Cleary Scholarship.  The newly instituted award was designed to assist full-time undergraduate or graduate students with the fees associated with the Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES®) examination. Applicants for this award were to demonstrate both financial need and a passion for their chosen field of Health Education and Promotion during... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at Thursday, May 30, 2019
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NCHEC’s 30th Anniversary Celebration at SOPHE 2019 Salt Lake City - a Photo Journey

The SOPHE Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City this March 26 th – 29 th was a resoundingly positive event, attended by hundreds of CHES® and MCHES® from across the country. The theme of the conference was “Elevating Health Through the Power of Many,” and provided some amazing professional development opportunities for Health Education Specialists. Four NCHEC staff members, including Executive Director Linda Lysoby, attended the conference, along with several past and... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at Thursday, April 11, 2019
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NCHEC Executive Director Receives the Distinguished Fellow Award at SOPHE 2019

Salt Lake City, UT. March 28, 2019 |  The National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.’s Executive Director, Linda Lysoby, MS, MCHES®, CAE, was recently presented with the 2019 Distinguished Fellow Award from the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) during the organization’s annual conference in Salt Lake City, Utah. The esteemed award recognizes individuals who have made significant and lasting contributions to SOPHE and the profession of Health... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at Monday, April 1, 2019
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SOPHE Annual Meeting: April 3-6th 2018, Columbus Ohio

Conference Highlights The National Commission for Health Education Credentialing was one of the gold sponsors at SOPHE’s 69 th Annual Meeting in Columbus, Ohio this April 4-6th.  The theme of the conference centered on igniting changing and fostering innovation in the field of Health Education and Promotion. It was a fantastic conference packed with exciting sessions and workshops, awards programs, socials, competitions, roundtables, varying exhibitors, a poster... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at Monday, April 16, 2018
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SOPHE 2018 – Join Us in Columbus This Spring!

NCHEC will be joining a diverse group of health education and health promotion professionals in Columbus, Ohio at the SOPHE 69 th Annual Meeting on April 4-6 th , 2018.  The conference will focus on the impact of health education, including innovations, partnerships and programs. This scientific conference will expand the knowledge capital and skills of our health promotion workforce. Let your employer know that this form of professional development is one of the most powerful and... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at Thursday, January 11, 2018
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CHES®/MCHES® Appreciation Breakfast Highlights SOPHE 2017

The 2 nd Annual NCHEC Appreciation Breakfast for CHES® and MCHES® was held on March 30 th during the 2017 SOPHE “Scaling New Heights” Conference in Denver, Colorado.  The event celebrated the ever-growing national community of certified individuals in an effort to enhance networking opportunities for the profession of health education and included a complimentary breakfast and giveaways for the near-150 CHES® and MCHES® registered. The NCHEC Board of... Read More
Posted by Jessica Wessner at Thursday, April 13, 2017
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