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Publisher:

College Health Services, LLC
112 Turnpike Road, Suite 304, Westborough, MA 01581
866.636.8336
www.studenthealth101.com

President & CEO:

Tom Piovoso

Medical director:

P. Davis Smith, MD, director of health services, Westminster School, Simsbury, Connecticut

Advisory board:

  • Keith Anderson, PhD, FACHA, staff psychologist/outreach coordinator, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York
  • Amy Baldwin, EdD, director of University College at the University of Central Arkansas, Little Rock
  • Michelle Burcin, PhD, MPH, MCHES, School of Health Services, Walden University, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Beth Blackett, MA, peer health outreach coordinator, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario
  • Jan Gascoigne, PhD, CHES, assistant dean for student affairs, Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora
  • Jim Grizzell, MBA, MA, MCHES, ACSM-HFS, consultant in health promotion, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
  • Rick Hanson, PhD, director of counseling, Rockhurst University, Kansas City, Missouri
  • Steve Lux, MS, senior health educator, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb
  • Karen Moses, RD, EdD, director of health promotion, Arizona State University, Phoenix
  • Shermin Murji, MPH, health educator and doctoral candidate in education, Florida State University, Tallahassee
  • Joleen Nevers, MA Ed, CHES, AASECT Certified Secondary Education, sexuality educator, health education coordinator, University of Connecticut, Storrs
  • Ann Quinn-Zobeck, PhD, senior director of initiatives and training, The BACCHUS Network
  • Tara Schuster, MS, MCHES, coordinator of health promotion, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York

Editor

Lucy Berrington, MS

Associate editor

Chelsey Taylor

Assistant editor

Diana Whelan

Lead designer

Danielle Duval

Junior designer

Erica Hudson

Junior operations manager

Tammy Saylor

Director of finance

Maura Rijos

Student Health 101™, Vol. 12, Issue 1, September 2016. Published monthly by College Health Services, LLC, 112 Turnpike Road, Suite 304, Westborough, MA 01581. © 2016 by College Health Services, LLC. All rights reserved. Distribution or reproduction without permission is strictly prohibited. Subscriptions are free to qualified subscribers. For distribution and subscription inquiries, contact College Health Services, LLC, at 866.636.8336 or at the address above.

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