Health Promotion Services

Name      Title      Phone
Debbie Pino Saballett      Director      858-534-2419
Maria Fish      Program Director, Assessment and
General Health Education and Outreach
Lupe Samaniego Kraus      Program Director, Alcohol, Tobacco
and Other Drugs
Erica Okamura      Program Director, Student Health Advocate
Program and Multi-media Communications
Christine McNamara      Registered Dietitian      858-822-0085
Patricia Grillo      Senior Writer and Web Manager      858-822-1015
Deborah Kim      Zone Program Assistant      858-534-5553

Biennial Review 2010-2012

Read the Drug Free Schools and Communities Act Biennial Review, 2012 - 2014.

Mission Statement

To identify, establish and promote policies and activities that contribute to a healthy campus. To enhance the personal health of students and the collective health of the campus community by working collaboratively to create a healthy environment. To promote student retention and success by supporting students in establishing and maintaining behaviors that contribute to their health now, and in the future.

Workplace Safety and Substance Abuse Policy

UC San Diego is committed to maintaining a safe environment for all faculty, staff, and students, and to keeping the campus free from the problems of substance abuse. Please visit:

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