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Annual Flu Shot Day hosted by the College of Public Health

Public Health hosts free flu shot drive on October 21

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On Friday, October 21, the University of South Florida College of Public Health hosts the 16th Annual Free Flu Shot Drive. The event is from 8am-4pm, while supplies last. The college is located at 13201 Bruce B. Downs Blvd., Tampa, Florida. Click here for a map and directions. The free flu shot drive is a […]

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Views of women and acceptance of ‘rape myths’ lead to higher rates of sexual coercion by male athletes

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New research led by the University of South Florida College of Public Health finds the prevalence of sexual coercion by athletes is higher than that by non-athletes due to a difference in attitudes toward women. The study, “Sexual Coercion Practices among Undergraduate Male Recreational Athletes, Intercollegiate Athletes, and Non-Athletes,” is published in the journal Violence […]

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Cauchavius Watts awarded Robert Wood Johnson internship

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“I’m really looking forward to learning as much as possible,” said Cauchavius Watts, an USF College of Public Health student pursuing a MHA in health administration and a MPH in health policy and programs. Watts was recently awarded an internship from Robert Wood Johnson University Health (RWJUH) in New Brunswick, New Jersey. This internship is […]

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Isabella Chan puts education to practice in Peru with new fellowship

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USF College of Public Health doctoral candidate Isabella Chan is one of 16 2016-2017 recipients of the Inter-American Foundation Grassroots Development Fellowships. The fellowship will support Chan while she completes her dissertation research in the Carhuaz province of Peru this upcoming September until May. Chan’s research study will explore women’s decision-making around and experiences with intimate partner […]