Meet the CHEW CREW
|Barbara Gwinn, MHS, MCHES is the Associate Director for the Center for Health Education & Wellness.
She holds a Bachelors Degree in Social Work/Sociology from UMBC and a Masters of Health Science with a concentration in Community Health from Towson University. She advises Stressbusters but also works closely with CHEW's other student groups as well as numerous campus departments to create a healthier JHU community. Prior to Hopkins, her career in health education included community outreach for the Epilepsy Association of Maryland and managing Cancer Control initiatives for the Mid-Atlantic Division of the American Cancer Society. She has also taught as an Adjunct Professor in the Health Science Department at Towson University. She is a member of the American College Health Association and the Society for Public Health Education. firstname.lastname@example.org
|Alanna Biblow, MPH, CHES is the Health Educator for the Center for Health Education & Wellness. She attended the University of Maryland, College Park for her undergraduate and graduate degrees. She holds a Bachelors Degree in Sociology and a Masters of Public Health with a concentration in Public and Community Health. Prior to Hopkins, she was an employee in the Department of Resident Life at the University of Maryland, where she was involved in the UMD Wellness Coalition, as well as, sexual assault prevention through her work with the Ten Man Plan/Ten Woman Plan and the DC Rape Crisis Center. In her role as the Health Educator at JHU, she oversees the PEEPs peer educators and Hopkins Kicks Butts student groups, while delivering quality health education programs and services to the JHU community. email@example.com
- PEEPs [homepage]
- PEEPs (Preventative Education & Empowerment for Peers) are part of a peer health education program designed to provide a setting in which students can discuss and explore health issues. PEEPS are trained to present health information for their peers on a variety of topics such as men’s/women’s health, sexual health, nutrition, stress management, and alcohol, drugs, and tobacco.
- Stressbusters [homepage]
- Stressbusters provide FREE five minute back-rubs to other students and staff at events or meetings to promote relaxation. You can become a stressbuster: the requirements are stress free and the training is for life!
- Hopkins Kicks Butts (HKB) [homepage]
- Student-led coalition which works to support and advocate national, state, local, and university anti-tobacco related policies and activities. Committee members are needed to serve on the coalition.