Student Groups

HESA - Health Education Students Association

HESA is our undergraduate student organization whose goals are to promote health education and awareness of available resources on and off campus; increase peer support by serving as a social network for HED students; increase department visibility; and increase student/faculty interaction by way of social functions that will enhance knowledge of the department and the Health Education field.

  • Like the HESA Facebook page
  • Check out the HESA Bulletin Board for upcoming events and meetings, and current HESA information - located outside the Student Resource Room HSS 322


PHOGS - Public Health Organization of Graduate Students

The mission of the SF State Public Health Organization of Graduate Students (PHOGS) is to support individual academic and professional development, promote student involvement in the governance of our Master of Public Health (MPH) program, and to coordinate the collective activities of MPH students to advance the MPH program mission of health equity and social justice. PHOGS provides a forum for student activism, networking, peer support, fundraising, and overall engagement on a programmatic level with the Health Education Department and the governance of the MPH program.