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All Student Organizations

The school offers a number of opportunities to engage in public health leadership on campus and in the surrounding community

The Student Government Association is the student leadership body for the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

Student Clubs & Organizations

  • Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health: Eta Chapter is the SPHTM chapter of the Delta Omega Honorary Society.
  • Graduate and Professional Student Association: GAPSA addresses graduate school issues across the university.
  • Healthcare Management Student Leadership Association: HMSLA is an organization for students in Health Policy and Management.
  • Public Health Doctoral Students (PHDS) is registered student organization, referred to as PHDS, fosters collaboration within the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine (SPHTM) to achieve excellence in doctoral education and professional development. This group is open to all students enrolled at SPHTM. The mission is to actively participate in the SPHTM doctoral programs to enhance the educational setting and experience for doctoral students in all departments, foster community between doctoral students, and to inspire, challenge, and develop the training, career aspirations, and professional advancement for PHDS members. We believe the doctoral student experience can be enhanced through fellowship and educational and social events.
  • SALUD for Latin American Communities: SALUD helps improve awareness of Latin American health issues.
  • Society for Young Black Public Health Professionals: The Society is a professional network for all members of the SPHTM community.
  • The Society for Sexual Health Equity (SSHE)-is a new group that represents the merging of Students United for Reproductive Freedom (SURF) and the Tulane Society for Sexuality, Health, and Gender (TSSHaG).  This group focuses on improving access to health equity and reproductive healthcare for all.

Any information on this page missing or has changed, please contact SPHTM Student Affairs at sphtmstudentaffairs@tulane.edu for assistance.