Become a Member! 

Benefits of Becoming a Member: 

  • Discounted rates on continuing education units for Certified Health Education Specialists and Certified Public Health Educators

  • A quarterly newsletter with the latest information on health education research, program development and evaluation

  • Opportunity to participate in legislative action.

  • Participation in Arkansas SOPHE planning meetings

  • Opportunity to attend the annual “ARSOPHE Health Education Conference”.

  • Affiliation with national SOPHE

  • Opportunity to apply for college scholarships

  • Opportunity to know other members who are active at local, state and national level.

Individual Membership:

Individual membership is open to:

  • Any professional with a graduate or undergraduate degree from a formal education program; OR

  • A professional who is employed or functioning in a health education capacity; OR

  • An individual with professional education and experience as a health educator, who has been employed in the health education field for at least one year.


Student Membership: 

Student membership is open to:

  • Any person enrolled full-time or part-time in a health education program, either as a graduate or undergraduate

  • A high school student involved in a health-related class, club, or organization.


As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, the mission of Arkansas SOPHE is to promote, encourage, and contribute to the advancement of the health of all people through education and to enhance professionalism through the standards of professional preparation and practice of health education. 


2021 ARSOPHE President:

Duston Morris, PhD, MS, CHES, ACE-CHC

Department of Health Sciences

University of Central Arkansas


Phone: (501) 450-3194

PO Box 251169

Little Rock, AR. 72225

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