Peer Health Educators are students who engage their peers about health through presentations, discussions, panels, workshops, fairs, advocacy and health awareness weeks. The Healthy PIRATES student organization offer health education and outreach programs on issues that are relevant to the college students.
East Carolina University's peer health educators are a diverse group of students who are trained to teach fellow students about pertinent health issues in a positive, interactive and nonjudgmental manner.
The organization presents on a variety of topics which include but are not limited to the following areas:
Perspective peer health educators may join the Healthy PIRATES student organization to receive the training and participate in campus programming efforts. Look for peer health educators creatively promoting health around campus! And be sure to join the peer health team on Org Sync and also connect ECU Healthy PIRATES Facebook page.
If you’re interested in joining the Healthy Pirates, please complete the interest form and we will send you an application when recruitment begins in Spring 2017. Please contact Ainsley Worrell at 328-5770 for more information. You can also contact the Executive Committee on Org Sync or by e-mail at Healthy PIRATES.