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Health Council

Chair: Tobias Baskin

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Minutes

Annual Reports:
2012-2013
2011-2012

Special Report of the Health Council concerning a Policy for a Tobacco-Free University of Massachusetts Amherst (Sen. Doc. No. 11-058), approved by the Faculty Senate on April 7, 2011

Report to the University Health Council regarding the April 12th, 2007 Emergency Dispensing Site Drill and UMass Amherst Public Health Emergency Preparedness - May 11, 2007

The Health Council will meet on the following dates during the 2013-2014 academic year:

September 20
October 25
November 22
December 13
January 31
February 28
March 28
April 25

All meetings will be held at 12 noon in Draper Hall, Room 122.


The Health Council shall:
(a) Propose processes and/or vehicles appropriate for health program evaluation and review
     program evaluations as they are completed;
(b) Advise on the operation of existing health and health education programs;
(c) Recommend policies concerning the health needs of the campus community; and
(d) Advise campus administrators on the operation of health-related programs, reporting its
     advice to the Faculty Senate, the Graduate Student Senate and the Student Government
     Association.

Its membership shall be:
(a) Nine Faculty Members or Librarians selected at large;
(b) Four non-academic professionals;
(c) The Administrative Director of the University Health Services, serving ex officio;
(d) The Medical Director of the University Health Services, serving ex officio;
(e) The Director of Mental Health of the University Health Services, serving ex officio;
(f) The Director of Environmental Health and Safety, serving ex officio;
(g) The Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance or a designee, serving ex officio;
(h) The Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Campus Life or a designee, serving ex officio;
(i) The Secretary of the Faculty Senate or a designee, serving ex officio, non-voting;
(j) Four Representatives of the classified staff, two to be chosen by USA and two to be chosen
    by AFSCME Local 1776;
(k) Two Graduate Students selected by the Graduate Student Senate; and
(l) Up to seven Undergraduate Students selected by the Student Government Association.

From Chapter 5 Section 9 of the Faculty Senate Bylaws


 

 

 

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