Archive for the College of Public Health Category
Genshaft_Close_COPH_RSS

USF undergraduate public health program ranked No. 1 among nation’s best for veterans

College Factual ranks the College of Public Health as top undergraduate choice for veterans Tampa, FL (July 1, 2015) — The undergraduate public health program at the University […]

Troy Quast_RSS feature photo

USF associate professor investigates link between quality and cost of health care for diabetic patients

Dr. Troy Quast suggests opportunities exist for improving quality of care with minimal effects on cost Tampa, FL (June 30, 2015) – Are higher costs in health care […]

_HCM6869 v1_RSS

USF Health’s Dr. Charles Lockwood elected to March of Dimes National Board

Charles J. Lockwood, MD, senior associate vice president for USF Health and dean of the Morsani College of Medicine, has been elected to the March of Dimes National […]

COPH researcher Rays Jiang and her team

USF researcher helps identify host factor essential for malaria parasite to infect human red blood cells

Rays Jiang’s computational biology expertise powers antimalarial drug discovery efforts Red blood cells are a prime target for infection by the malaria parasite, but the absence of a […]

Morrison-Beedy_RSS

USF College of Nursing to open free clinic for patients with chronic health conditions

CARE Tampa Bay clinic, offering education and support, will open its doors May 30  Tampa, FL (May 26, 2015) –The University of South Florida College of Nursing will […]

HeadlineImage

Facing renal failure, a child is saved by his mother’s kidney donation

USF kidney expert Dr. Alfonso Campos guides the family and health care team, from diagnosis to transplant to success. Twenty weeks into her pregnancy with her second child, Melissa Ranieri […]

Lockwood_Hansen_RSS

USF Health faculty among USF’s best, honored with Outstanding Faculty Awards

Several USF Health faculty members were recognized for their outstanding efforts at the 2015 USF Outstanding Faculty Awards held in March. The annual event honors the select few […]

HeadlineImage

Group aims to enroll more minorities in clinical trials critical to their health [multimedia]

National organization partners with USF Health, Moffitt and community advocates to broaden diversity Story by Sandra Roa and Anne DeLotto Baier Jumpstarting the critical work needed to broaden […]

HeadlineImage

Public health programs across the country see major changes to curriculum [Multimedia]

USF COPH Dean Donna Petersen leads the national group propelling changes in how we prepare tomorrow’s public health workforce. httphv://youtu.be/qiEacFnKlF0 In a packed conference room in Washington, DC, […]

SneedKeven 600x400

Pharmacy Charter Class surprises founding dean with scholarship in his name

He never saw it coming. Busy with all of the details for graduating the charter class from the USF College of Pharmacy, Kevin B. Sneed, PharmD, walked into […]