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The Emerging Leaders Committee engages students (undergraduate and graduate) and early career professionals. They represent the breadth and variety of the public health field in CPHA's effort to educate, develop and galvanize the Colorado public health community. The Emerging Leaders Committee is a great stepping stone into the public health workforce of Colorado. We encourage you to learn more about the current Emerging Leaders Committee

 

 

Students

LEARN WHAT CPHA OFFERS STUDENTS AND YOUNG PROFESSIONALS

Learn more about the specific programs and benefits the Emerging Leaders Committee offers students and early career professionals. It is our passion to encourage and empower emerging leaders in the field of public health. We invite you to check out our unique offerings!

 

merchCHECK OUT OUR NEW MERCH LINE! 

The Emerging Leaders Committee is excited to offer merchandise with original designs for you! We offer tee shirts, sweatshirts, hoodies, mugs, and even masks so you can represent the field of public health in style!

 


Select the Key Programs below to learn more about how each ELC area supports the future healthcare leaders of tomorrow. 

 

Delegate

JOIN THE EMERGING LEADERS CORE COHORT

The ELC empowers new or transitioning public health professional's involvement in the CPHA. Delegates engage in CPHA through its 5 main committees in leadership roles to ensure that the new public health professional voice is integrated into all aspects of CPHA. The overall purpose of the Delegate position is to provide a solid exposure to the multi-faceted nature of public health. The 2022 Delegates have been selected. 

 

National Public Health WeekNATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH WEEK (APRIL)

During the first full week of April each year, APHA brings together communities across the United States to observe National Public Health Week as a time to recognize the contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to improving our nation's health. Every year, the association develops a national campaign to educate the public, policymakers, and practitioners. 

 

PHiRPUBLIC HEALTH IN THE ROCKIES (AUGUST)

Public Health in the Rockies Conference is to provide an opportunities for education, networking, and skill development of professionals in Colorado and neighboring regions. The Conference is designed to build a more competent public health workforce.

 

Delegate

ATTEND THE EMERGING LEADERS EVENT SERIES 

The Emerging Leaders Committee is committed to providing students and young healthcare professionals quality education and service opportunities. Every year, the Emerging Leaders Series is comprised of at least quarterly event to support the Colorado public health community. Attending Emerging Leaders Committee events is a great stepping stone into the public health workforce of Colorado. 

 

Explore Public HealthEXPLORE PUBLIC HEALTH BIENNIAL PROGRAM

Explore Public Health is a program of the Colorado Public Health Association designed for people of color ages 18-25 who are interested in learning more about the field of public health. With the aim of increasing the diversity of public health professionals, Explore Public Health will provide participants the opportunity to learn about a variety of public health topics and network with a diverse group of professionals. 

 

mentor CO. PUBLIC HEALTH MENTORING PROGRAM

CPHMP intends to cultivate a strong future for public health in Colorado by facilitating the mentoring process among public health professionals. Mentoring is a developmental relationship in which one person nurtures the professional development of another. 

 

 


 The Emerging Leaders Committee has multiple statements which identify our core values to best serve the Colorado public health community at-large. 

 


If you are interested in partnering with the Emerging Leaders Committee to support valuable learning, skill building, mentorship, and development for students and young careerists in public health, please send our Director, Lisa Peters, an email at [email protected]