Student Organization Contacts

Get involved! A variety of student groups are organized in the College of Public Health.

College of Public Health Graduate Student Association

The College of Public Health Graduate Student Association at the University of Iowa was established to expand opportunities in professional development and outreach, discuss student issues, and create a greater sense of community for all graduate students in the College of Public Health.

GCPHSA website

Community and Behavioral Health Student Association

The Community and Behavioral Health Student Association was established to provide opportunities for professional development, service oriented outreach and social events for students. CBHSA aims to create unity among all students in the Department of Community and Behavioral Health by serving as a means of communication between students, faculty, the College of Public Health, and the community.

CBHSA website

Biostatistics Student Organization

BSO serves to help foster a strong sense of community and encourage professional growth and opportunity among biostatistics students. This is primarily accomplished through organizing social events, offering various professional workshops, hosting regular journal clubs to discuss recent work in the field, and engaging with the local community through service projects.
BSO website

Epidemiology Student Association

The Epidemiology Student Association aims to promote the study and use of epidemiological theory and techniques of practice, as well as increase the awareness of occupational and educational opportunities, foster collaboration and comradery among our students and faculty, and promote professionalism in Epidemiology.

ESA website

Iowa-Illinois Industrial Hygiene Student Association (I3HSA)

The I3HSA is a student chapter of the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA). The student association is centered in the Department of Occupational and Environmental Health. Membership in the association is open to all industrial hygiene, safety, or related science students in the Iowa-Illinois region. Our primary purpose is to offer students an opportunity to further their professional experiences through various activities which are described on the I3HSA website.

I3HSA website

Iowa Student Association of Healthcare Leaders

The Iowa Student Association of Healthcare Leaders (ISAHL) is our program’s affiliate of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) Higher Education Network. ISAHL is associated with the Iowa Association of Healthcare Leaders (IAHL), the local chapter of ACHE. ACHE serves as the premier organization for health care executives and includes 30,000 members internationally. ACHE strives to foster personal and career development relating to health leadership. If you are not already, you will certainly become aware of ACHE’s presence in our field. You can find out more about ACHE by visiting

ISAHL website

Graduate Student Ambassadors

Graduate Student Ambassadors represent a diverse group of students that strive to inspire, connect with and represent, past, present, and future College of Public Health graduate students.

Grad Ambassadors website