Public Health Student Association (PHSA)

PHSA is a student-run organization open to all students interested in the field of public health. PHSA encourages active participation in developing community public health awareness by organizing service, academic, and social events throughout the year. Interested in joining or have questions about PHSA, please email or visit the PHSA MocSync page. 

PHSA Mission:

The mission of PHSA is to bring students, faculty, staff and alumni together to create an environment in which everyone can experience, learn, and embrace public health.


  • Expose students from diverse educational backgrounds on the UTC campus to public health

  • Promote public health initiatives across the community

  • Provide students with professional development and networking opportunities

  • Create a welcoming environment that fosters social interactions between students, alumni, faculty, and staff

PHSA Meetings & Events:

  • March 26 at 4 pm - Zoom Meeting 
  • April 6 - 12 - Public Health Week Virtual Campaign
  • April 16 at 4 pm - Zoom Meeting


2019-2020 Executive Board Officers:

  • Co-President: Zach Farley
  • Co-President: Megan Sloan

  • Secretary: Ashley Simmons
  • Treasurer: Taylor Moore
  • Social Media Officer: Maddy Lett

2018-2019 Executive Board Officers:

  • President: Kori Hahn
  • Vice-President: Jordan Norris

  • Secretary: Ashley Simmons
  • Treasurer: Mary Crutchfield
  • Community Engagement Officer: Megan Sloan
  • Recruitment Officer: Zachary Farley
  • Marketing Officer: Kate Anderson

PHSA in Action:

Guest Speaker from A Step Ahead Chattanooga

A Step Ahead guest speaker

Cempa Health Fair - Improving Health, Inspiring Change

Cempa Health Fair

Cempa's Neighborhood

Workout Jam

Workout Jam @ Miller Plaza

CHEPS Can Champs - Scrappy's
Cupboard Food Drive

CHEPS Can Trophy