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Summer elective brings international perspective to women’s health issues

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This past summer, another cohort of multidisciplinary students from diverse program areas – including maternal and child health, epidemiology, global health, public health practice and social work, among others – has undertaken a lifetime learning experience courtesy of the USF College of Public Health. For the past three summers, Drs. Arlene Calvo and Cheryl Vamos, […]

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Doctoral student Ushang Desai presents poster at air monitoring conference

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Ushang Desai, a doctoral student in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health at the USF College of Public Health, was a presenter at the 2014 National Ambient Air Monitoring Conference in Atlanta Aug. 11-14. He presented his scientific poster “Associations Between Ultrafine Particles and Co-Pollutants Concentrations in the Tampa Bay Area.” Desai received a […]

Christine McGuire-Wolfe. PhD, MPH

Interdisciplinary public health career leads to novel study of risky behaviors

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As interdisciplinary as public health is by nature, Christine McGuire-Wolfe, adjunct faculty in the Department of Global Health, may be adding a new twist that has led to a novel study. McGuire-Wolfe became a volunteer firefighter while she was studying for her MPH. She became a paid career firefighter with Pasco County Fire-Rescue in 2003. […]

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Anniversary tour heads to USF Homecoming

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The #usfcophrocks tour is headed to Shells Restaurant for a networking social. Join alumni, graduate students and faculty for a Bullish good time in recognition of the USF College of Public Health’s 30th anniversary and USF Homecoming. The college is providing free appetizers and the first 50 attendees get a free drink. This event is […]

Jason Salemi, PhD, MPH

COPH researchers report on perinatal outcomes and hospital costs

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USF College of Public Health researchers Jean Paul Tanner, Drs. Jason Salemi, Russell Kirby, Hamisu Salihu, and colleagues are co-authors on a publication entitled “Perinatal Outcomes and Hospital Costs in Gastroschisis Based on Gestational Age at Delivery.” The study is in the recent issue of Obstetrics and Gynecology. An epidemiology and statistical data analysis manager for the […]

Dr. John Adams leads workshop for Gates Foundation scientists conducting malaria research

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John Adams, PhD, USF Health professor of global health, and his research team recently led a weeklong workshop for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Malaria Culture Systems Consortium working group for Plasmodium vivax blood-stage culture. The hands-on workshop was part of the $8.5-million, five-year USF project directed by Adams to develop long-term continuous cultures […]

Christopher Gillotte, BA

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Units Supported: Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics Florida Health Information Center Public Health Practice and Leadership