The mission of the HECCOP is to reduce SARS-CoV-2 on college campuses and in their surrounding communities by leveraging the expertise and resources of its members to strengthen COVID-19 behavioral change risk mitigation efforts.
The vision of the HECCOP is an inclusive and connected community of campus personnel and students working together to reduce SARS-CoV-2 transmission on college campuses and in their surrounding communities. In the future, we seek to sustain our community of practice to address post-pandemic needs.
All members of the HECCOP are asked to subscribe to the following Guiding Principles:
•Respect: strive to build an environment of trust as we navigate COVID-19 together.
•Inclusion: connect people from diverse disciplines as contributors to the process and the solutions.
•Collaboration: maintain an environment that encourages people to work together toward the broader goal of reducing SARS-COV-2 on our campuses and in the surrounding communities.
•Engagement: be willing to actively share ideas, suggestions and recommendations within the HECCOP.
•Innovation: be open to new ideas and ways of thinking to address COVID-19 in our communities.
•Equity: be mindful of injustice and health inequities while engaging with transparency.
•Accessibility: provide resources that are accessible to all abilities; explain terminology so that sharing is accessible to practitioners and students with different perspectives, whatever their role on campus.