Oklahoma Public Health Association
 

OPHA MEMBERSHIP

"A Smart ROI: Return on Investment!"

New Corporate Membership Rates for 2017!


***If your membership has lapsed, you will be required to complete the membership application again***

Current members need to log-in to the website (use the box in the upper right-hand corner) to renew.

OPHA membership runs on the calendar year from January 1 through December 31.



Individual & Student Membership

Who can be an Individual Member?

Individual members are current and retired public health professionals or community members who are interested in public health.

Individual members come from a variety of professional backgrounds and work in many different settings:

  • Colleges and universities
  • Community health agencies
  • Behavioral health agencies
  • Primary care
  • Tribal public health services
  • Local, state, and federal agencies
  • Non-profit associations
  • Private, for-profit organizations
  • Social service providers
Membership Types & Dues:

Regular Member (1-Year)      $40
Regular Member (2-Years)     $65
Sustaining Member*            $100
Student Member (1-Year)**   $20
Retiree Member (1-Year)       $20

*A sustaining member is a person professionally engaged in and/or interested in the public health of Oklahoma, who contributes additional financial support to OPHA, and who is elected a sustaining member by a majority vote of the Board of Directors.  The names of sustaining members will be displayed in the printed program for OPHA's annual conference. 

**Student members are undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled in an institute of higher education.

How can I become an Individual or Student Member?

Individual and students should complete the online member application form

New and renewing members must select at least one section/caucus, though all members can participate in any section/caucus activity. You can pay online through PayPal or send a check to: 

OPHA
121 NE 52nd Street, Suite 260
OKC, OK 73105

 


Benefits of
Membership

Individuals (Students/Retirees):

  • Networking with state and national public health professionals
  • Professional development opportunities at the Annual Conference and regional training events
  • Reduced Annual Conference registration fees
  • Quarterly newsletter with updates and opportunities for member engagement
  • Public health legislative updates
  • Education and advocacy opportunities to advance the health of Oklahoma
  • Access to the "Get Ready" Campaign urging citizens to aggressively prepare for potential emergencies and disasters

Student Members:

  • All Individual Membership benefits
  • Present research or internship/practicum experience through a poster presentation
  • Opportunity to apply for student scholarships and awards
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Updates for internships, fellowships and job opportunities
  • Discover various facets of public health and how your passion fits in

Corporate Members:
  • All full-time employees under Corporate Membership receive the same benefits as Individual Members
  • Free job and internship posting on the OPHA website
  • Sponsorship billing on Annual Conference materials
  • Free full page ad in the Annual Conference program
  • Free exhibit booth space at the Annual Conference
  • Reduced Annual Conference registration fees for employees
  • A voice in setting public health policies for Oklahoma
  • Access to public health professionals who can provide technical assistance and support to your business/organization

Corporate
Membership

Who can be a Corporate Member?

Corporate membership is for businesses, agencies and organizations, or health-related sub-units, interested in public health.  Organizations with 50 or more full-time employees are eligible for Corporate Memberships. Dues are based on the total number of full-time employees.

Corporate members come from a variety of public health settings, such as:

  • Colleges and universities
  • Community health agencies
  • Behavioral health agencies
  • Primary care
  • Tribal public health services
  • Local, state, and federal agencies
  • Non-profit associations
  • Private, for-profit organizations
  • Social service providers

Corporate membership dues are capped at a maximum of $10,000.

25-199 employees

 $15/employee

 

 200-499 employees
 $12/employee
 500-799 employees
 $10/employee
 800-999 employees
 $9/employee
 1000+ employees
 $8/employee

How can my business, agency, or organization become a Corporate Member?

Complete the Corporate Member Application Form and submit the form to the address listed.

All corporate member applications will be submitted to the OPHA Board for approval at the next occurring board meeting.

You will be notified within 30-60 days if your application has been approved.

After approval, all full-time employees will need to follow the steps to become an Individual Member until they reach the payment section of the form. Since their membership is already paid for, they will select their employer under the list of corporate members then hit submit to complete their membership. 

2017 Corporate Members

Oklahoma City County Health Department

Tulsa County Health

'Promoting public health improvements through education, practice, and advocacy'

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121 NE 52nd Street, Ste. 260
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
405-605-2099
opha@opha.net

The OPHA office is open Monday - Friday from 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, excluding state holidays.

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