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Dr. Marie Bourgeois introduces young scientists to toxicology and more

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The average person probably isn’t familiar with ToxNEt, ToxCast and ToxPredict, much less understand the differences between them.  However, participants at the Green Chemistry & Engineering Student Workshop can break down toxicology databases and more after an invigorating presentation from USF College of Public Health researcher Marie Bourgeois, Ph.D.  The event was held on June 16 […]

Dr. Giffe Johnson and colleagues report on pesticides in Florida agricultural workers

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USF College of Public Health researcher Giffe Johnson, PhD., and colleagues are co-authors of “Pesticide Biomonitoring in Florida Agricultural Workers.”  The article appears in the May issue of the Journal of Occupational Diseases and Environmental Medicine. Johnson is a research assistant professor in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health and assistant director of the […]

Dr. Mlynarek hosted USF Night for students and alumni at Bourdro's. From left: Daniel Medina, Karthik Sivaraman, Adam Marty, Mike Henderson, Kyle Vogel, Steve Mlynarek, Adriana Woltman, Desiree Gladieux, Laura Riley, Jason Garcia, Lizmar Rodriguez, Iraida Rivera, Marysel Pagan.

Bulls attend American Industrial Hygiene Conference in San Antonio

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Professor Steven Mlynarek, PhD, CIH, recently traveled to San Antonio, Texas, with industrial hygiene graduate students from the USF College of Public Health.  They attended the American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition (AIHce) in June. While in the River City, the Bullish delegation met with prospective students and attended USF Night at Bourdro’s restaurant on the […]

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Dr. Karen Liller wants safer homes for older adults

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Injury prevention specialist Karen Liller, Ph.D, wrote “How can I stay safe in my home as I age?”  The article appeared in the June 28 issue of The Tampa Tribune. “There are more than 2 million nonfatal fall injuries treated for the elderly each year in emergency rooms,” Liller said, “but this number can be greatly […]

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Dr. Azliyati Azizan and colleagues report on asymptomatic dengue infection

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USF College of Public Health researcher Azliyati Azizan, Ph.D., and colleagues are co-authors of “Lack of Clinical Manifestations in Asymptomatic Dengue Infection Is Attributed to Broad Down-Regulation and Selective Up-Regulation of Host Defence Response Genes” in PLOS ONE, an international, peer-reviewed, open-access, online publication. Dr. Azizan is an assistant professor in the Department of Global […]

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Dr. John Adams re-appointed as journal editor

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John Adams, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Global Health in the USF College of Public Health and the Morsani College of Medicine, has been re-appointed as an editor of the journal Infection and Immunity. It is Adams’ second consecutive five-year appointment to the editorial board of the journal, which is a publication of the […]

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#usfcophrocks 30th Anniversary Tour Stop: FPHA

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  Join the USF College of Public Health for two key events at the Florida Public Health Association educational conference in Orlando. This year’s theme is “The Future is Now: Rethinking Public Health.” On Wednesday, July 30, Donna Petersen, ScD, MHS, CPH, senior associate vice president of USF Health and dean of the COPH, will […]

#usfcophrocks 30th Anniversary Tour Stop: Tampa Bay Rays

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Join fellow Bulls for the 7th Annual USF Night with the Rays. Meet up with USF faculty, staff, students, alumni, family and friends on Saturday, August 2 at Tropicana Field. Rocky D. Bull, the USF Spirit team and other USF celebrities will be out and about for the pre-game festivities. The pre-game party kicks off […]