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COPH researchers investigate HIV/AIDS among indigenous Latin American populations

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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 […]


Alumna Jamilla Cooper makes COPH dual degree history

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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 health because the topics covered presented an […]

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

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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 with many different schools on campus to try […]


COPH leads the nation with CPH faculty and staff

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“The USF College of Public Health (COPH) has always considered our top priority to be the development of our students for careers in the public health profession. The Certified in Public Health (CPH) exam was designed as a way to help professionalize the field of public health so it is no surprise that we were one […]