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Department of HPM hosts career fair for second year in a row

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The USF College of Public Health Department of Health Policy and Management hosted its second annual career fair Feb. 9 in the COPH lobby featuring recruiters from health care facilities to community health centers. Graduate students in the department networked with community representatives to learn about employment opportunities and internships. Thomas Agrusti, currently earning an […]

FPRC’s push for increased colorectal cancer screenings

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March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. The Florida Prevention Research Center (FPRC) at the USF College of Public Health is focusing on a core research project to understand the factors impacting colorectal cancer screenings (CRCS) and to identify effective strategies to increase screening rates. FPRC, a member of the CDC’s Centers for Excellence in Prevention […]

Join the Movement, it’s National Public Health Week

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The College of Public Health is part of a national effort to create the healthiest nation in one generation. USF Bulls and members of the local community are invited to join the movement and get involved today! In 1995, the American Public Health Association declared the first week of April as National Public Health Week. […]

Doctoral student Linsey Grove joins AJPH’s Student Media Think Tank

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The American Journal of Public Health (AJPH) convened its annual Student Media Think Tank meeting in Washington, D.C., comprised of selected students from across the U.S. with an interest and skill in social media and web communication. USF College of Public Health doctoral student Linsey Grove was chosen to participate and traveled to Washington, D.C. […]

Sandhya Srinivasan appointed chair to ASPPH’s Learning Futures Forum

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The USF College of Public Health’s Sandhya Srinivasan, director of the Office of Educational Technology and Assessment (ETA), has been appointed as chair of the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health’s (ASPPH) Learning Futures Forum. ASPPH created the Learning Futures forum, open to faculty and staff from ASPPH-member schools and programs of public […]

Alumna Tracey Perez-Koehlmoos’ global health impact

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With her three boys, ages five, three and one fast asleep in their beds, now USF College of Public Health alumna but then stay-at-home mom, Dr. Tracey Perez-Koehlmoos decided to make a phone call that would change her life. Perez-Koehlmoos, also a former Army officer, was living in Honolulu when her Army officer husband received […]

EOH student Andrea Johnston works among Hollywood’s stars

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USF College of Public Health MPH student Andrea Johnston began her career in marketing but soon learned that she had a passion for public health. Born and raised in Chino, California, Johnston earned her BA in business marketing from San Francisco State University in 2010. After graduating college, Johnston moved back to the Los Angeles […]