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2014 ESG Annual Meeting at SOPHE in Baltimore, MD

2014 ESG Annual Meeting at SOPHE in Baltimore, MD

Important Information and Events for ESG members at SOPHE

 This year ESG has partnered with SOPHE for their 65th Annual Meeting “Discovery 2014:  New Health Education Strategies, Connections & Ideas”–March 19-21, 2014 in Baltimore, MD. http://www.sophe.org/AnnualMeeting2014.cfm  Link to register and find out more information.

Eta Sigma Gamma is in the HOUSE!!!!  The following events listed below are staffed by Board of Director members and students.  Clear your schedule and come check us out… at SOPHE! Also make sure you stop by our ESG exhibit table to talk with our featured chapters, Delta Xi -University of Alabama and Beta Phi-University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse.  

Wednesday,  March 19

@ 9:30am to 11:30am – Student Workshop and Networking Session (co-sponsored by ESG)

@ 6:15pm to 8pm – SOPHE and ESG Networking Reception

Friday, March 21

 @8:15 am to 11:15 am– ESG Breakfast Social, T-Shirt Exchange,  ESG Business Meeting and Award Presentation,   Sponsorship from University of Florida, Graduate Department of Health Education and Behavior

Columbia, 2nd Floor

@12:30 pm to 1:30 pm – ESG poster session C with presenters,

Atrium/Harborview, 2nd Floor

@1:45 pm to 3:15 pm – ESG Oral Session Constellation E, 2nd Floor

Calling ALL Volunteers…..

If you are interested please contact Beth Lustig, balustig@bsu.edu by February 28th.  All registered volunteers working 4+ hours will receive a $50 refund check for your registration cost from SOPHE.  We encourage you to consider this opportunity.  What a great way to represent ESG and your school.

 Participate in the WELLNESS Challenge…..

Stop by the ESG exhibit table and talk with members of the national Board of Directors as well as pick up your very own ESG pedometer.  You know you will be doing lots of walking during this conference; why not count your steps all day and be awarded for your physical activity?!?  They will go fast…. Be the first to come by!!!

Be the Chapter that collects the most Items and win a possible prize of $250 Travel Grant….. Please pack and bring the following items to SOPHE and drop them off at the ESG exhibit table.  All items will be donated to The Zeta Center. The Zeta Center for Healthy and Active Aging (Zeta Center) provides services designed to meet the needs of older adults, age 55 years and above, in the Southern Park Heights area of BaltimoreSample Items are: Full size toiletries for individuals, toothbrushes and toothpaste, mouthwash, individual alcohol wipes, diabetes monitoring equipment with strips, blood pressure self-monitoring equipment, stamps (U.S. mail), reading glasses, pens, small first aid kits, etc.  (see the website for more information)