Global Health Student Receives Grant

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Christine McGuire-Wolfe (Global Health Doctoral Candidate) was recently awarded and EMS Research Grant from the Journal of Emergency Medical Services (JEMS) in cooperation with the Prehospital Care Research Forum.  The grant will fund survey research among multiple fire departments within Florida to investigate practices, beliefs, and knowledge of EMS providers and firefighters regarding hand hygiene.  […]

COPH Students Make the News

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COPH doctoral student Erica Anstey and MPH students Jordana Frost and Aimee Eden have been representing USF on the Hillsborough County Breastfeeding Task Force since its inception last summer.  The efforts of the Task Force recently made the news.  See the article at http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/41947017/ns/local_news-tampa_fl/from/toolbar

Volunteers Participate in IHSC 2011 Children’s Festival

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Volunteers from the Health Service Corps and International Health Service Collaborative participated in the The 2011 Children´s Festival in the College of Education. The volunteers from the colleges of Public Health, Nursing and Medicine, promoted health education through interactive hand-washing games and distributed hand sanitation and food safety brochures to their parents. Good Job volunteers” […]

Student Service Events

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Here are photos from one of our recent service events that a number of our COPH Students participated in:  Fitness and Fun Picnic at Riverfront Park for Farmworkers Self Help’s Teen Dream Group.   Next Service Event:  Saturday, March 12, 2011, 10 am – 12 pm – The Walk To Defeat ALS – On the USF Campus […]