North America Regional Office – NARO

IUHPE/NARO – the North Amercian Regional Office of the International Union for Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE) – is one of its seven regional offices around the world and comprises the US, Canada and the Caribbean. 


The goal and objectives for NARO Regional Committee in 2016-2019:


  • The Professional Development as NARO portfolio will be our contribution to the capacity building, education and training of the IUHPE members, both regional and global.                                                                                                                                         

  • Our activities will be focused on professional development events, using variety of platforms, i.e., webinars, workshops and sessions at professional meetings of the other organizations, etc.                                                                                                                  

  • As NARO contributions to the global direction of IUHPE, it all will be possible through developing new and strengthening the existing partnerships.



Members of the Regional Committee:


Regional Vice President:

J. Hope Corbin  ( 


Immediate-past Regional Vice President:

Bojana Beric-Stojsic


Vice President of Finance:

Keiko Sakagami


Trustee for Communications:

Taylor Lawson


Trustee for Fundraising:

Emily Jenkins


Trustee for Membership:

Nikita Boston-Fisher 


Trustee for Partnerships:

Stephanie Leitch


Trustee for Scientific and Professional Development:

David-Martin Milot


Trustee for Scientific Meetings and Conferences:

Mathieu Roy



Elaine Auld


Member - IUHPE Global Executive Board 2019-2022:

Ann Pederson

Louise Potvin







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