What is a Peer Educator?

The UNCW Health Promotion Peer Educators are students who are trained to educate and inform other UNCW students about issues related to college health. The Peer Educators present a wide range of health programs, plan campus-wide wellness events, and develop marketing campaigns to educate the UNCW campus community.

Health Promotion Hot Topics

  • Nutrition
  • Eating Disorders
  • Sexual Health
  • Sleep/Stress Management
  • Women's Health
  • Men's Health
  • Cold/Flu Prevention
  • Cancer Prevention
  • Sun Safety/Skin Cancer


HP Peers at Cornerstone


Keep your eyes peeled for Health Promotion programs & events!
Check out our Calendar of Events in August!
Interested in being a Peer Educator, or completing an internship or practicum with Health Promotion?
Contact Trisha Tinney, UNCW Health Educator!

Hundley Health Education Center
Student Recreation Center - 104

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