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NECHA President's Message

October 1 - The fall semester is off and running and that means that NECHA's Annual Meeting is not far behind. NECHA 2014: Making Waves in College Health is less than one month away - but before then, we have the NECHA Board of Election!

Five positions are open for the coming academic year:

  • President-elect: a 3-year commitment, one year as president-elect, followed by one year as president, then one year as past president
  • Secretary: one-year term
  • Treasurer: one-year term
  • Members-at-Large: two 2-year terms
Board member positions are described in our by-laws. Online voting is up and running through Monday, October 20. As a member, it's your duty and privilege to vote. Vote today!

Denise McGoldrick, MS, MCHES
President, NECHA

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NECHA 2014: Making Waves in College Health

Registration for NECHA 2014: Making Waves in College Health continues. Download the updated e-brochure and share it with the world!

Click here to learn more about NECHA 2014: Making Waves in College Health.

Announcing Keynote Speaker - Keith Maddox, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychology at Tufts University - Discovering Bias: Challenges & Opportunities for Organizational Diversity.

Four Pre-Meeting Workshops will entice you to arrive early -< ul>

  • Beyond the Weight Police: Working Effectively with Eating Disorders Students
  • Next Level Social Marketing: Applying the 4 Ps
  • ADA Issues with Jeannie Kincaid & Panel
  • Annual Nurse Managers Workshop
  • Exhibitor & Sponsor invitation:click here.

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    NECHA e-News

    The Fall issue of NECHA e-News is now online! Catch the latest updates on NECHA 2014, announcement of our Grants and Awards, and more!

    In this issue:

    • Meet Member-at Large Kathy Kelleher
    • What a NECHA member really means
    • ACHA award recipients from New England
    • To-date listing of NECHA 2014 supporters
    • NECHA Board election info
    • EVD and college campus preparation
    • Maine Tobacco Free Network update

    Click here to view the Fall issue of NECHA e-News.

    Thanks for Student Health 101 for their support of NECHA e-News!

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    2013 Combined Annual Meeting Recap

    Thanks to a record crowd at a Combined Meeting; Together, we are more!

    Click here to view the handouts.

    Looking ahead, stay tuned for announcements of future meetings:
    2015 - New York State College Health Association hosts in Albany, NY
    2016 - Newport, Rhode Island
    2017 - Burlington, Vermont

    Quote from a 2013 Combined Meeting attendee: The meeting was very well organized, the food was marvelous, and most importantly, the workshops I attended were excellent!