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All Campus Health operations will be closed on Wednesday, June 29th due to staff trainings.

While we are closed, if you need medical or mental health services, please refer to the following resources:

  • For medical questions, the Nurse Advice Line can be reached at 504-862-8121.
  • For mental health crisis support, students may text or call The LINE, 24/7 at 504-264-6074.

We will reopen on Thursday, June 30th for regular business hours.

Tulane University Peer Health Educators (TUPHEs)

Tulane University Peer Health Educators (TUPHEs) are a diverse group of Tulane students who are committed to enhancing their own health and the health of the Tulane community. The purpose of the program is to advocate for and promote healthy choices, personal well-being, and community safety. Through leadership, education, and awareness peer educators provide quality, innovative, and inclusive workshops, services, and events to meet the health needs of Tulane students. Every TUPHE is a Bacchus Network Certified Peer Health Educator with training in all of The Well's content areas.

2022-2023 Leadership Team

Chelsey Reid – TUPHE Advisor

Grace Bardwick - TUPHE Coordinator 

Kaitlin Fahlgren - Membership Coordinator

Erica Gan - Events Coordinator

Jenna Katlin - Sexual Violence Coordinator 

Bridget Lindgren - Training & Workshop Coordinator

Emily Medich - Communications Coordinator

Emma Stanley - Sexual Health Coordinator

Become a TUPHE

Recruitment for TUPHEs typically begins in the fall semester and we will post information about the active recruitment process in the fall. 

Apply Now

Expectations

  • Attend all mandatory trainings and biweekly meetings.

  • Complete the Certified Peer Health Education (CPE) course and pass the BACCHUS exam.

  • Volunteer for The Well educational workshops and events (you are expected to help at 50% of campus events/workshops/services sponsored by The Well and at least one educational workshop).

Benefits of Being a TUPHE

  • Expanded support system

  • Leadership opportunities

  • Practical work experience

  • Internship opportunities

  • Exposure to the culture of public health and health policy on a college campus

  • Increase knowledge and/or skills in the following:

    • Public Speaking

    • Presentation skills

    • Health knowledge and cultural competency

To learn more, email tuphes@tulane.edu.