30 Aug 2017

Public Health Student to Showcase Work at National Conference

Public Health Student to Showcase Work at National ConferenceThe Department of Public Health and Exercise Science is excited to announce that Mr. Keshawn Carter, senior Public Health major, will showcase his PSA about the Falcons Fly Tobacco-Free Project at the American Public Health Association (APHA) General Meeting and Expo in Atlanta, GA November 4th-8th as part of the Global Public Health Film Festival. 

Mr. Carter has worked countless hours as the Public Health Intern under the direction of April McCoy, Program Assistant/Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Health. He has worked diligently on establishing a tobacco-free policy, conducting various activities and programming on campus to support the passing of the policy. In addition, he is spearheading the planning process of the Saint Augustine’s University and Shaw University Presents: Together We Can: One Health, One Body HBCU Summit to be held on November 2, 2017, on our campus from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (registration coming soon). 

The department is proud of the work Mr. Carter has put in and continues to do to make our campus a safer environment for all students, faculty, and staff. Falcon Pride, Personified!!! 

To view the PSA click here: https://youtu.be/SzaboMCG2oo