Monday Letter
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February 06, 2016
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Master of health administration degree receives full accreditation from CAHME

The USF College of Public Health Department of Health Policy and Management (HPM) received the full seven-year accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME) for the master of health administration (MHA) degree program. "We are pleased to receive the maximum seven-year accreditation as it is evidenc... READ MORE »

 

Special tribute for Rhea Chiles to be held Feb. 23

The USF College of Public Health’s Lawton and Rhea Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies will host a special tribute for Rhea Chiles on Tuesday, Feb. 23. The program includes a mini-symposium focusing on the current needs of maternal and child health, followed by a reception. Chiles, wife of the late Florida Gov. Lawton Chiles, pass... READ MORE »

 

Our People
Our World

COPH researchers investigate HIV/AIDS among indigenous Latin American populations

Researchers at the USF College of Public Health have begun exploratory research examining HIV/AIDS in indigenous populations in Ecuador, Panama and Belize. Using syndemic theory as their lens, they are investigating factors impacting the spread of HIV/AIDS in each community, according to principle investigator Dr. Dinorah Martinez-Tyson, assistant professor in the Department of Community and Family Health (CFH). “It’s looking at the interaction or the synergy between multiple factors, ... READ MORE »

Our Research
Important Dates

February 9, 2016 • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

February 9, 2016 • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

February 12, 2016 • 2:00 AM - 5:00 AM

February 15, 2016 • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

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Our Alumni

Alumna Jamilla Cooper makes COPH dual degree history

It was her freshman year and USF College of Public Health alumna Jamilla Cooper was still not quite sure what she wanted to major in. However, she reached an epiphany after enrolling in her first public health course: Sex, Health, and Decision Making. “It awakened my interest for public hea... READ MORE »

Alumna Donna Arnett named Dean of the University of Kentucky College of Public Health

University of South Florida College of Public Health (COPH) alumna Dr. Donna Arnett has been appointed dean of the University of Kentucky College of Public Health. “What I’m looking forward to most is building a center for population health for the University of Kentucky and really working wi... READ MORE »

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