Public Health

Master of Public Health Student Organization: Society of Public Health Advocates (SOPHA)

The Society of Public Health Advocates (SOPHA) is a public health graduate student run organization at Hofstra University. SOPHA looks to encourage environmental awareness, disease prevention, and health promotion through advocacy both at Hofstra and in the surrounding communities. The purpose of the organization is to establish opportunities of involvement in the promotion of public health on and off campus. SOPHA strives to bring awareness to the social determinants of health to minimize health disparities through community outreach and engagement.

  • President: Victoria McLean
  • Vice President: Alana Doonachar
  • Secretary: Tari Ajeh
  • Treasurer: Salman Munawar
  • Social Media Manager: Gianne Gerena
  • Event Manager: Yu Zheng
  • Faculty Advisor: Dr. Martine Hackett

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