SHAPE America offers a wide variety of professional development opportunities, including standards-based workshops, webinars, timely podcasts and events for preK-12 educators, college/university faculty, coaches and researchers. Career options for students who major in Health Education might include employment in health-related institutions and agencies such as Community and Public Health (in Nutrition, Sexuality, Health Promoting Schools and Mental Health teams), Drug and Alcohol agencies, Family Planning, the Mental Health Foundation, Nutrition Advisories, Red Cross and teaching Health Education in secondary schools to a senior NCEA level (teaching qualification required).
Journal of Health Education Research & Development is an open access journal which will get a quick visibility worldwide; this is a major platform for all authors to share their novel work which will be peer reviewed by eminent professors and scholars related to this field.
Utilizing the seven areas of responsibilities for the health education specialist, students create programs for community, school, and private settings, learning to identify key constituents and the diversity of funding sources, both public and private.
Various Public Health and Health Education organizations such as the American Association of Health Education (AAHE), the Coalition of National Health Education Organizations (CNHEO), SOPHE, and others collaborated year after year to devise a unified standard of ethics that health educators would be held accountable to professionally.
Maternal and Child Health Journal, Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine, Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, Paediatrics and international child health, Journal of Child Health Care, Paediatrics and Child Health (United Kingdom), Child health,alert, Maternal and Child Nutrition.