Jordana Frost Accepted into Doctoral Program

| Monday Letter, Students

In the coming month, Jordana Frost, CLC, will graduate with her MPH (CFH)  and move to Connecticut. This fall she begins the public health doctoral program at Boston University. Congratulations and best of luck with her new educational endeavors!

EOH Graduate Students Present at Meeting

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The Environmental and Occupational Health (EOH) graduate students, Samantha Fridh, Ryan Michael, and Haofei Yu presented their research at the 2011 international meeting of the Air and Waste Management Association, held the week of June 21st in Orlando, Florida.  Ms. Fridh and Mr. Yu also received recognition in the student poster competition for their work.  […]

Ms. Ashley Gallentine Presents at Meeting

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Ms. Ashley Gallenting, MPH/Anthropology Graduate Student, presented “Appplication of Innovations:  Development and Pre-Testing of Four Interactive Oral Health Case Studies” at the 2011 ADHA Annual Session in Nashville, TN.

USF Health Service Corps Information

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 Once again, a number of our enthusiastic COPH undergraduate and graduate students contributed to our USF Health Service Corps events this past week!  First, here is a Picasa album of our COPH student volunteers participating in the “Adventures into Safety” event with Safe Kids Tampa/St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital Advocacy on Thursday June 23rd:  https://picasaweb.google.com/112065141976787365445/TownAndcountryFSRCadventuresintoSafety?authkey=Gv1sRgCKfl2–8pbqSTA#slideshow/5621604237616198578, and second, here is the photo album of our COPH student volunteers contributing to the Summer Safety Fair with Safe Kids Tampa/St. Joseph’s […]

Student Natalia Vargas Attends Clinton Global Initiative University

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Natalia Vargas recently received funding to attend the Clinton Global Initiative University in San Diego, CA where she had the opportunity to meet ex-President Clinton, and speak with several other people in the field of public health interested in bringing social change. She also received a fellowship position with the Department of Health and Human Services, Health […]

Student Service Update

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Did you know?  Last week, a number of our COPH graduate and undergraduate students did a fantastic job volunteering at two community health events –   the Adventures into Safety event at North Tampa Family Support and Resource Center on June 16th (see photo album at https://picasaweb.google.com/112065141976787365445/NTampaFSRCadventuresintointosafety?authkey=Gv1sRgCMHv3LPnsbiZiwE#slideshow/5619020037685529170) and World Refugee Day at Jefferson High School on June 18th.  Moreover, this coming week, we have four fantastic service learning events that COPH students are invited to participate […]

Need-based Scholarships Available for Students to Attend APHA Annual Meeting

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The American Public Health Association (APHA) has announced the availability of need-based scholarships, sponsored by External Medical Affairs, Pfizer Inc., for student members to attend the organization’s annual meeting. Twelve students will be granted registration and up to a $500 stipend to use towards food, lodging and transportation. An additional four students will be given […]

COPH Student Selected for Florida Alliance Scholars Program

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Damian Stanziano (PHP) is one of ten students selected for the 2011 Florida Alliance Scholars Program. The program is sponsored by the Florida Alliance for Health Professions Diversity (FAHPD), a new organization which has as its mission to increase the diversity of health professionals and researchers, reduce racial and ethnic health disparities, and promote access […]