with the MPH program.
PHO is the unified voice of the Masters of Public Health graduate student body of East Carolina University. The PHO promotes and supports the Masters of Public Health program in the continuous advancement of its standards. In addition, if funds permit, PHO will aid in the advancement of students studies through sponsorship of educational trips at both regional and national conferences. Lastly, the PHO will facilitate camaraderie and unity among students through organized events.
Membership in PHO shall be open to Master's of Public Health students, faculty, and staff. Membership shall also be open to dual degree MD/MPH students.
PHO is a student run organization headed by four nominated and elected officers on a yearly basis.