Category Archives: Membership

Welcome from the OPHA President

Welcome again to the Ohio Public Association Website.  We are hopeful that this new website will meet the growing needs of our association and your needs as an individual member.

This is an exciting time for Public Health in Ohio.  We have experienced new membership growth and we have sponsored advocacy days at the State Capitol.  We have sponsored Nursing and Vital Statistics conferences and helped to sponsor the Spring Conference. Continue reading Welcome from the OPHA President

2016-17 OPHA Governing Council Holds First Meeting of the New Year

OPHA’s 2016-2017 Governing Council met on August 25 to begin their work for the new OPHA year. President, Wally Burden called the group to order with several new members present– and many others returning for new years of their terms. Others joined by phone to complete the group.

Most exciting of all – this meeting was the first for the newly formed OPHA Student Section with chair Kush Doshi and chair-elect Jamie Luster. Secretary Chelsea Kennedy and Communications chair, Gabe McConn were also present by phone. Continue reading 2016-17 OPHA Governing Council Holds First Meeting of the New Year