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2013-2014 MCH Leadership Training Program Scholars announced

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The Maternal and Child Health Leadership Training Program recently announced the 2013-14 scholarship recipients.  They include:

  • Jeannese Castro, MPH student in the Department of Community and Family Health
  • Nikki Demetriou, MPH student in the Department of Global Health and doctoral student in anthropology
  • Salem Mengistu, MPH student in the Department of Global Health
  • Laura Merrell, doctoral student in the Department of Community and Family Health
  • Lindsay Womack, doctoral student in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Through the traineeship, students receive a stipend, tuition waiver, and a specialized curriculum involving intensive mentoring, and leadership training in maternal and child health.

The Maternal and Child Health Leadership Training Program is funded by a grant from the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, located in the Health Resources and Services Administration of the Department of Health and Human Services.  The program holds seminars throughout the year on cultural competence, family-centered care, and interdisciplinary practice.

The University of South Florida College of Public Health is the parent organization for Maternal and Child Health Leadership Training Program. Its academic home is the Department of Community and Family Health.

 

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