The Mission of Arkansas SOPHE

The mission of SOPHE is to promote, encourage and contribute to the advancement of the health of all people through education and to 
enhance professionalism through the standards of professional 
preparation and practice of health education.

OBJECTIVES OF AR SOPHE:

  • To influence health policies and programs in which there should be an identifiable health education component. 

  • To develop standards for the professional preparation and practice of health education. 

  • To encourage high quality practice through professional development, continuing education and training. 

  • To stimulate research in health education programs and methods, including evaluation. 

  • To assure that a mechanism for credentialing health educators exists and that it is used properly. 

  • To increase career opportunities for health educators. 

  • To maintain effective liaisons with other organizations having allied interests in health education. 

  • To encourage the development/implementation of multi-strategy health education programs in schools, communities and work-sites. 



Contact Us:

AR SOPHE
P.O. Box 251169
Little Rock, AR  72225

Email:  
arksophe@gmail.com

Arkansas Society for Public Health Education
-established in 1990-

Upcoming 2016 Meetings

Executive Committee:
August 9
October 11
December 13

General Membership Meetings:
September 16 - After AR SOPHE Conference
December 8


Save the Date!
AR SOPHE Conference - September 16, 2016.  
More information coming soon!