College of Health Student Organizations

Be sure to file the 2014-2015 Organization Information Form to have your organization's information listed on the Student Activities Website.
Athletic Training Club

We, the members of the University of Southern Mississippi Athletic Training Club, here by associate ourselves to expanding the overall scope of our educational experience by means of promoting educational activities, that we might establish closer contact with those who are involved in our future profession.

President: Kiera Lane | Email Kiera: kiera.lane@eagles.usm.edu

BSW (Social Work) Club

BSW Club (Undergraduate Social Work Club) is an active organization that encourages a network of friendship and support for social work students. The members participate in activities that promote awareness of and interest in social work practice and community service. Also, it serves as a ―collective voice‖ through which organizational concerns are communicated to the faculty. Officers are elected annually by the membership.

President: Susanne Bell | Email Susanne: Susanne.bell@eagles.usm.edu

College of Health Ambassadors

The College of Health Ambassadors are students who are hard-working individuals that strive to show the campus that The College of Health works hard and diligently for every student. We, as Ambassadors, show upcoming students how our numerous programs work and how we can make a difference in the health world with our determination, integrity, and passion.

President: Alanna Fopiano | Email Alanna: alanna.fopiano@eagles.usm.edu

Exercise Physiology Club

The Exercise Physiology Club is an organization run by Exercise Science students that aims to raise awareness of the Exercise Science major, raise money for the annual Southeastern American College of Sports Medicine conference, and provide a community for Exercise Science majors to establish relationships with one another.

President: Michael Robbins | Email Michael: Michael.robbins@eagles.usm.edu

Health Administration Student Association

A student-driven association that provides its members with professional networking opportunities, career planning, and workshops & presentations by healthcare administrators from local, state and national level health care organizations. Any Southern Miss undergraduate or graduate student with an interest in health administration is encouraged to join.

President: Najeem Albalushi | Email Najeem: najeem.albalushi@eagles.usm.edu

Medical Laboratory Science Club

This organization is for students who are entering into the medical laboratory profession. The students will be introduced to the concept of participation in a professional organization and the benefits of active membership.

President: Taylor Skellie | Email Taylor: taylor.skellie@eagles.usm.edu

National Student Speech Language and Hearing Association

The National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) is a group for both undergraduate and graduate students interested in the speech and hearing science program at the University of Southern Mississippi. We have bi-weekly meetings, encouraging students to be more involved in the field of speech and hearing sciences. At the University of Southern Mississippi, the National Student Speech Language Association is very active in helping the programs on our campus that are available for children with speech and hearing needs. We all share a common interest in learning more about our field as well as promote the speech and hearing science program at the University of Southern Mississippi.

President: Mary Katherine Oglesbee | Email Mary Katherine: mary.oglesbee@eagles.usm.edu

Recreation Majors Association

The Recreation Majors Association is the official club for both therapeutic recreation and recreation administration majors at USM. The organization strives to bring awareness of the major to students at the university as well as bring those in the major together to socialize, network and most importantly serve the community. Recreation majors take skills learned in the classroom and apply them in everyday life because they truly know the importance of recreation and the power it has to change lives.

President: Ivy Davis | Email Ivy: ivy.davis@eagles.usm.edu

Southern Miss Sport Management Club

Southern Miss Sport Management Club is committed to providing undergraduate and graduate students with an insight to the highly competitive sports marketplace. We strive to foster an education of the different business careers in the sports industry and in other industries that apply business principles to their products through associations with sports. We bring industry professionals to campus to speak about the business behind sports, while allowing for members to have fun and build lasting relationships. SMC also holds occasional social events and volunteer opportunities to bring our members together.

President: Cierra Bernard | Email Cierra: Cierra.bernard@eagles.usm.edu

Sport Officials Association | Not Fully Registered for 2014-2015

The Sports Officials Association is comprised of students who enjoy sports and aspire to improve their skills as a sports official. A majority of its members officiate intramural sports on campus, travel to extramural tournaments off campus and officiate in the community at tournaments and high school games.

President: Steven Knecht | Email Steven: steven.knecht@eagles.usm.edu

Student Academy of Audiology

SAA is an organization for Doctor of Audiology students in the Speech and Hearing Sciences department at the University of Southern Mississippi.

President: Holly Murphy | Email Holly: holly.murphy@eagles.usm.edu

Student Dietetic Association

The Student Dietetic Association is an organization comprised of nutrition and dietetic majors. This organization strives to built leadership through volunteering opportunities, promote the awareness of health and nutrition, and prepare members for their post graduate endeavors.

President: Jonathan Jackson | Email Jonathan: jjackson@eagles.usm.edu