USF COPH Student Accepted to Medical School

| Monday Letter, Students

Raymond de Cuba (EPI) was accepted to the USF College of Medicine. His studies begin this fall and he hopes to specialize in pediatrics.  Raymond is a research assistant in the COPH Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and co-president of the International Health Service Collaborative.

Thank You from USF COPH

| Monday Letter, Students

The USF College of Public Health would like to extend their Thanks to everyone who contributed and participated in National Public Health Week.  Photos taken by Ellen Kent, of the various events held last week can be viewed at:  http://hscweb3.hsc.usf.edu/health/publichealth/news/?p=1164

US Public Health Service Commisssioned Corps and the FDA Visit USF COPH

| Monday Letter, Students

On Thursday, April 7, representatives from the US Public Health Service Commissioned Corps and the FDA visited the college to discuss student and professional opportunities. LT Leslie Cartmil (pictured) and Lundy Patrick addressed more than 20 students and alumni. The opportunities are open to undergrads and graduate students. If you missed the presentation, contact Natalie […]

USF COPH Students Attend ACHE Congress

| Monday Letter, Students

   A group of nine students from the HPM program attended the annual ACHE Congress on Healthcare Leadership in Chicago, IL from March 21-24.  Pictured:  Tim Jackson, Jesse Dang, Greg Levy, Jessica Bohn, Marci Dolan, Kavita Patel, Brian Kirk, Michelle Barkoviak, and Dorian Vonada.  This year’s theme was ‘Forward Together’ and they got the chance to meet […]

Meg Comins Presents at Health Disparity Conference

| Monday Letter, Students

Meg Comins, doctoral student in the Department of Health Policy and Management, presented a poster titled ‘The Demography and Treatment Cost of Black Stroke Inpatients, co-authored with Dr. Dawood H. Sultan, at the Xavier University Fourth Health Disparity Conference in New Orleans on March 27, 2011. The presentation showed the disproportionately high number of young Black stroke […]

USF COPH Students Attend American Public Health Association Student Assembly

| Monday Letter, Students

  The American Public Health Association Student Assembly (APHA-SA) Board recently gathered in Washington, DC (March 25-27, 2011), to develop its strategic plan for the next three years. COPH students Elizabeth Baker, a doctoral student in the Department of Community and Family Health, and Brittany Marshall, an MPH student in the Department of Global Health, were in attendance […]