Alumni Spotlight

Keecha Harris, DrPH, RD
President and CEO of Keecha Harris and Associates

On May 28-30, leaders from U.S. foundations gathered for a one-day intensive on racial equity in philanthropy and for the Embedding Equity Community of Practice (EECoP), which centers racial equity as core to systems change and facilitates longer-term transformation across environmental philanthropy.

The gatherings were convened by Keecha Harris and Associates, Inc. (KHA), a firm that leads professional development offerings spanning more than $152 billion (17 percent) of the $890 billion in U.S.-based philanthropic assets.

Learn more about Keecha

Hello Alumni!

Welcome back to the School of Public Health! As a graduate of one or more of our programs, you are a valued member of our school family. You join over 4,000 caring professionals around the world who are proud to be alumni of the School of Public Health (SOPH).

As an active alum, you can make an impact in the lives of students and the future of the school. Read on about ways to stay connected, informed, and involved in the SOPH. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, feel free to contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at any time.

Stay Connected

Attend our Alumni Events & Receptions. Connect with public health alumni, faculty, and students at events, including:

  • Regional alumni receptions
  • Local alumni meet-ups
  • Alumni and student networking opportunities

Submit a Class Note.  Stay in touch and let us know when you have exciting news you want to share in our alumni newsletter!  Submit a class note with your latest professional accomplishments.

Join the Public Health Alumni Network by joining the UAB National Alumni Society, free of charge. The NAS has officially transitioned out of membership dues because the NAS belongs to all of us. When you earned your degree, you earned a voice in UAB’s future. Our new membership model reflects our alma mater’s ideals of inclusivity, diversity and accessibility. Every graduate is now entitled to the wealth of services, resources and benefits of membership in the NAS—as it should be. 

Update your Contact Information. Stay informed and connected by letting us know of any changes to your name, address, email, phone number, and employment. Update your information.

Stay Informed

Subscribe to the Get a Handle Alumni Newsletter. Upon graduation, alumni will receive the UAB SOPH Get a Handle alumni e-newsletter to stay up to date on fellow classmates, school news, faculty research, alumni opportunities, and events. If you are not receiving the newsletter, but would like to, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to subscribe.

Connect with us on LinkedIn. Our LinkedIn page is a place where you can learn about school news, important updates, and upcoming events.

Read about our faculty, staff, and alumni news.

Stay Involved

Mock Interview Program. You can offer your support and share your experience through participating in the Mock Interview Program with a student, serving as a preceptor, guest lecturing at a seminar class, and more. 

Give to the School of Public Health. You can support the next generation of incoming SOPH students with a gift of any size.  Even a $10 donation can impact a student's education through scholarships and more.  Your gift can make a difference. 

Learn more about giving opportunities