Panther Well

Panther Well


PantherWELL Peer Health Educators (PHEs) are your resource for health topics made by students, for students.   Our PHEs are student leaders provide fun and interactive programs on a number of health topics to support the Healthy U initiative and mission of Student Health Service.   Follow us on Twitter and Facebook!   And look for us each week when we table in Tower’s Lobby!

 

What programs do you offer?

Our PHEs have a number of programs available for request that span an array of health and wellness topics including (but no limited to) alcohol and other drugs, safer sex, mental wellness and nutrition!   To review our current offering of programs and their descriptions, please CLICK HERE.

In addition to the programs that can be requested, PantherWELLs can also help support your health and wellness programs and events.   If you are hosting a wellness or health event, and would like to discuss how PantherWELL could be involved, please email us at PantherWELL@pitt.edu.


Look for us on campus for our Health Check tables!   You can often find us on campus at Tower’s Lobby and other locations on campus during the week.   Stop by to get some health information and even win some prizes!


PantherWELL also hosts annual spring events, from Zumbathons to blood drives.   Check back soon for updates on our next events!

How do I request a program?

To request a program, please submit a request form in one of the following ways:

  1. Submit an online request form through Qualtrics.   To access the online submission form, please CLICK HERE.
  2. Use our request form.   Either email it to PantherWELL@pitt.edu, or drop off a hard copy to the Wellness Center, 2nd floor Nordenberg Hall.   To access our form, please CLICK HERE.
  3. Students who are Resident Assistants (RAs) can also submit a request form through Roompact.
How do I become a PantherWELL?

PantherWELL PHEs are student employees of the Office of Health Education and Promotion, which is part of Student Health Service.   PHEs are hired annually.   Students apply in the spring semester, and begin the following fall academic term.

Please check back for more information on hiring.   If you have questions about the position or application process, or would like to be added to list to be notified when the application is open, please email the PantherWELL Coordinator, Megan Stahl at mes249@pitt.edu.

PantherWELL’s Annual Philanthropic Events

In February 2020, we sponsored a blood drive with Vitalant.   Thank you to everyone who came to donate blood to support our local blood banks!   Stop back soon to see what we have planned for next year!