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Healing Communities: A Minnesota Summit on Mental Wellbeing

August 28, 2023 2:59 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

The annual Minnesota Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) health education summit gathers health education specialists, and public health professionals from around the state to exchange information and create a healthier Minnesota through effective public health education practice. The MN SOPHE planning committee is excited about our novel theme and lineup of engaging speakers for this year's health education summit; a wonderful opportunity to attend a virtual and affordable professional conference. Find out what is moving and shaking for health education in Minnesota!

When: October 19, 2023, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Location: Clyde Iron Works, 2920 W Michigan St, Duluth, MN 55806

This Year's Topics:

Presenters will speak on topics of  nicotine and commercial tobacco dependence, youth digital wellbeingmental health and policy, workplace wellbeing, a poster session, networking, and more! 

Conference Objectives:

  • Develop new knowledge and skills
  • Expand professional health education networks – including people, organizations, and resources to enhance and energize health education planning, intervention, research, and evaluation.
  • Identify strategies that will further equitable and inclusive environments.
  • Explore sustainable policy, system, and environmental changes to enhance community health and resiliency.

Continuing Education Credits:

An application has been submitted to award Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) up to a total of 3.5 Category I Continuing Education Contact Hours (CECH). The National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. has approved SOPHE and its chapters as designated multiple event providers of CECH in health education.

Questions? Contact President-Elect and HES Chair, Lindsay Nelson at

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