Join us in directly impacting the lives of public health students at USF We’re counting down to Give Day Tampa Bay on May 5. On this single day of giving, the USF College of Public Health joins a local effort to show off Tampa Bay’s spirit of giving, raise awareness about local nonprofits, and celebrate the collective effort of our region. ... READ MORE »
Undergraduate students interested in honing their skills are invited to apply for the Summer Institute in Occupational Health and Safety. Hosted at the USF College of Public Health, the program runs from June 14-19. “The Summer Institute has been an eye-opening and life-changing experience,” said Todd Crutchfield, a 2013 OHS participant. ... READ MORE »
One of the USF College of Public Health’s largest and fastest-growing departments is also its newest. Founded in 2004, the Department of Global Health already has become one of the largest COPH departments in terms of total enrollment, said Dr. Thomas Unnasch, department chair. The department initially was formed by a collaborative effort between faculty in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health and the Center for Biological Defense. Before that, there was a trans-coll... READ MORE »
“The impact of air quality on humans and our environment led me to public health,” said August 2013 USF College of Public Health PhD graduate Haofei Yu, who studied environmental health in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health. A native of Pingdingshan, Henan Province, China... READ MORE »
Spring 2015 was Alison Oberne’s first semester teaching Public Health Seminar: Communications in the Digital Age, and she can barely contain how much she enjoyed the experience. In the course, students explore a variety of related skills and develop communication strategies on topics of their c... READ MORE »
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