Student Organizations

Below is a list of formally recognized student organizations at the Harvard School of Public Health for the 2013-2014 academic year.

HSPH Student Government

HSPH Student Government is the centralized student organization that acts on behalf of all the students of HSPH in matters concerning their education and welfare. Its members are elected representatives…
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Black Student Health Organization at HSPH

The Black Student Health Organization at HSPH is a student run organization welcoming participation by students, alumni, faculty, and staff within the Harvard School of Public Health. Members have…
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Chinese Students and Scholars Association at HSPH

The Chinese Students and Scholars Association at HSPH organizes activities for students to learn about the many interesting traditions of Chinese culture and the different world cultures at Harvard…
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Global Health Student Forum of the Harvard School of Public Health

The Global Health Student Forum of The Harvard School of Public Health will contribute to and promote a lively and open community of learning and practice around critical issues in global health by: organizing…
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HealthRoots Student Organization at HSPH

HealthRoots Student Organization at HSPH is a collaboration to provide a forum for student engagement with public health from radical and heterodox perspectives. Members of HealthRoots critically examine…
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HSPH Africa Health Student Forum

The objectives of the HSPH Africa Health Student Forum are to: Create an opportunity to discuss important issues affecting Africa in terms of health and development and bring them to the fore of academic…
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HSPH Christian Student Fellowship

The HSPH Christian Student Fellowship seeks to love the Lord Jesus Christ with our heart, soul and mind and desire to show His love to others in tangible ways through activities at the School of Public…
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HSPH East Asian Student Organization

The HSPH East Asian Student Organization aims to: Nurture academic background necessary to explore a career field in East Asia Facilitate opportunities to exchange information and share experiences…
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HSPH Environmental Health and Sustainability Student Club

The HSPH Environmental Health and Sustainability Student Club provides a space for discussions that highlight the application of science and the implications of these instruments in the occupational environment,…
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HSPH Jewish Student Association

The HSPH Jewish Student Association’s mission is to: Bring together students interested in exploring issues of interest to the Jewish community by celebrating Jewish festivals and learning from one…
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HSPH Korean Student Group

The mission of the HSPH Korean Student Group is to: promote a better understanding about Korea and Korean culture within the HSPH community; promote the general interest of members through the participation in…
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HSPH Mental Health Student Consortium

The HSPH Mental Health Student Consortium seeks to create an environment where students gather and contribute to each other’s learning in the field of mental health at HSPH. The Mental Health Consortium’s…
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HSPH Muslim Student Group

The HSPH Muslim Student Group’s mission is to: Raise awareness about public health issues in the Muslim World Provide an Islamic environment for members to practice Islam as a way of life Assist…
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HSPH Nigerian Students and Scholars Society

The mission of HSPH Nigerian Students and Scholars Society is to unite Nigerians in HSPH, and all those interested in Nigeria, to promote public health and developmental issues affecting Nigeria through…
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HSPH Public Health, Innovation, and Technology Student Forum

The HSPH Public Health, Innovation, and Technology Student Forum aims to: Provide an interactive forum for students to explore, connect and be leaders in the field of health, information and technology.  Empower…
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HSPH Queer Student Alliance

The HSPH Queer Student Alliance was founded on National Coming Out Day, October 11, 1987 and is composed of HSPH students, faculty, and staff.  The mission of QSA is to: Provide support…
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HSPH South Asian Student Organization

The HSPH South Asian Student Organization’s mission is to: Focus on health issues affecting people of South Asian origin Provide community service and improve student life at HSPH Collaborate…
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HSPH South East Asia Student Association

The mission of the HSPH South East Asia Student Association is to create awareness of the cultures and traditions of southeast Asian countries at the Harvard School of public Health, and to provide a…
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HSPH Student Allied Health Alliance

The objectives of the HSPH Student Allied Health Alliance are to: create a forum for allied health professionals at HSPH to provide each other with social, academic, and professional support…
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HSPH Student Arts Society

The mission of the HSPH Student Arts Society is to: Promote the visual arts through organized museum and gallery visits Promote art appreciation Provide opportunities for members to learn about and…
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HSPH Student Asian Health Forum

The HSPH Student Asian Health Forum aims to: Foster public awareness regarding health issues that affect Asian and Asian American communities through social, educational and community service events Promote…
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HSPH Student Chapter of the Harvard Early Childhood Forum

The mission of the HSPH Student Chapter of the Harvard Early Childhood Forum shall be to: Create opportunities for the student community at HSPH to learn about policy, research, and public health issues…
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HSPH Student Club of Japan

The HSPH Student Club of Japan’s mission is to: Increase awareness and the understanding of Japanese public health and its culture Offer seminars on Japanese public health issues by faculties, fellows…
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HSPH Student Society of Pharmacoepidemiology, Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research

The HSPH Student Society of Pharmacoepidemiology, Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research is a student organization affiliated with the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes…
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HSPH Students in Latino Public Health

The purposes of the HSPH Students in Latino Public Health are: To promote a better understanding about global Latino culture and issues within the HSPH community To promote the general interest of…
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HSPH Toastmasters Student Club

The HSPH Toastmasters Student Club’s mission is to: provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills,…Read more…

HSPH Women in Leadership Student Organization

The mission of the HSPH Women in Leadership Student Organization is to promote and foster leadership among the women at HSPH by raising awareness of gender equity and women’s issues, as well…
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HSPH Women of Color Collective of Students and Scholars

The mission of the HSPH Women of Color Collective of Students and Scholars is to unite HSPH women of color and all allies in health and wellness issues affecting and affected by ethnic minority populations,…
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Middle East and North Africa Student Group at HSPH

The Middle East and North Africa Student Group at HSPH’s mission is to: Share information and promote communication and awareness on topics related to public health in the Middle East Host speakers…
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Quality Improvement and Patient Safety at HSPH Student Organization

The Quality Improvement and Patient Safety at HSPH Student Organization aims to: Raise local awareness and interest about issues in quality and patient safety in health care Establish a network…
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Student Dance Club at HSPH

The Student Dance Club at HSPH aims to: Provide an opportunity for dance-loving students at HSPH to learn and practice the skills of various kinds of dance Develop and enjoy the art of dance by demonstrating…
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Student Tango Club at HSPH

The Student Tango Club at HSPH’s mission is to: Promote tango dance within the Longwood community, particularly for students, faculty, and employees of the Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard…
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Yan Xin Qigong Student Group at HSPH

The Yan Xin Qigong Student Group at HSPH’s mission is to:  Provide an environment and interdisciplinary forum for students, staff and faculty members who are interested in exploring the scientific…
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