Members serve on various campus committees, such as the Frist Programming Board, the Alcohol Coalition, the Search Committee for the new Director of Health Services, the Undergraduate Life Committee, the Healthier Princeton Advisory Board, and the various peer advising groups and report to/ask advice of SHAB in order to help the organization serve as a health and health policy “hub” on campus.
Members of SHAB serve as Princeton University representatives to regional and national conferences. For example, in the past, SHAB members have attended the MACHA conference in Pittsburgh, PA and the ACHA conference in Washington, DC.
SHAB works to bring in various health speakers. Some recently brought speakers include:
Lecture and book signing event by Dr. Hunter “Patch” Adams (9/24/02)
Lecture and book signing event by Liz Wurtzell, best -selling author of Prozac Nation, Bitch: In Praise of Difficult Women and Radical Sanity and the recently released More, Now, Again: A Memoir of Addiction (10/8/03)
Morgan Spurlock, creator of the documentary “Super Size Me” (11/4/04)
Courtney Martin, author of Perfect Girls, Starving Daughters (2/20/08)
And of course, members conduct a biannual evaluation of UHS. See Evaluations for more information.