2021 GLC SOPHE Conference

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2021 GLC SOPHE Conference

Conference Theme: Life with COVID 19: Public Health Education During a Pandemic

Conference Objectives

1) Define how partnerships influence public health transformation at the local, state, and national level.

2) Lead interprofessional teams to develop policies and practices that support public health innovation.

3) Explore and discuss the adaptability and impact of a health educator’s skill set during a global pandemic.

Virtual Conference Dates: November 9th, 16th, 30th, and December 7th

Virtual Conference Times:

Morning Session: 10:00 - 11:00 AM

Afternoon Session: 1:00 - 2:00 PM

Virtual Conference Delivery Format: Zoom

Registration for the 2021 GLC SOPHE Conference is now Open!

Click Here to RSVP Your Spot!

Call for Abstracts Extended to September 17th

You can participate in engaging presentations, panels, and lightning talks on:

  • November 9th Morning Session: 10:00 - 11:00 AM-TBA

  • November 9th Afternoon Session: 1:00 - 2:00 PM-TBA

  • November 16th Morning Session: 10:00 - 11:00 AM-TBA

  • November 16th Afternoon Session: 1:00 - 2:00 PM-TBA

  • November 30th Afternoon Session: 1:00 - 2:00 PM-TBA

  • November 30th Afternoon Session: 1:00 - 2:00 PM-TBA

  • December 7th Morning Session: 10:00 - 11:00 AM-TBA

  • December 7th Afternoon Session: 1:00 - 2:00 PM-TBA


View Schedule at a Glance for additional details (Coming Soon).

What you get when you participate in the 2021 GLC SOPHE Virtual Conference

  • Live Webinar Series Access: All registered participants will be given access to join all live webinars and any related virtual gatherings in the series. Recordings will be made available if you cannot attend live. You can choose which events in the series you would like to attend!

  • Webinar Recordings and Digital Resource Materials: You will receive access to the webinar recordings, the virtual tote bag, and other follow up materials which will remain accessible through April 30, 2021

  • Accessibility: We are hoping to provide (auto-generated) closed captioning during our webinars and with the recordings. We will confirm this in conference communications. Please get in touch with us if you have questions.

  • Possible CEU Credits: We are hoping to provide Continuing Education Credits for 1-3 fields (we will post notice if we are able to offer these and for which fields)

  • Networking Opportunities: We will host a pre-summit virtual networking event and a satellite discussion session (open to the public) during the series where you’ll get to interact with additional presenters and discuss priority topics.

Registration Information

Flexible rates and scholarships are available.

  • Student Rate: Free!

  • Early Bird - Register by September 30th

    • Flexible rate: $15, Full Price: $20

  • Normal Rate - Register by October 1st

    • Flexible rate: $20, Full Price: $25

Registration will remain open until November 9th, but late registration may not guarantee a seat during the live events.


For information on registration or sponsoring the summit, please contact Daryn Papenfuse at pdaryn@gmail.com

2021 GLC SOPHE Conference Planning Committee

  • John Sonnega, GLC SOPHE President

  • Chardae Brockman, Secretary

  • Rebekah Bensley, Advocacy Committee Chair

  • Erica Farr, Co-Vice President

  • Shannon McMorrow, Co-Vice President