COPH Student Secures Summer Internship

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Kate M. Roders (GH) secured a summer internship with the Global Health Fellows Program in Washington, DC.  She is assigned to the Strategic Planning, Evaluation and Reporting (SPER) Division in the Bureau for Global Health’s Office of HIV/AIDS.  The office of HIV/AIDS is the focus of HIV/AIDS technical leadership for USAID and has primary responsibility […]

COPH UG Student Receives UK Fullbright

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Ila Jones successfully competed for a UK Fulbright Fellowship to study at the Wales Summer Institute, one of only eight in that program. She will visit three universities and various historical sites.  Jones, a sophomore in the College of Public Health, valued the help she received in her successful bid for the highly competitive UK Fulbright […]

Did you know?

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A number of our undergraduate COPH students volunteered at the Safe Kids health education portion of the multicultural health fair Saturday at University Area Community Center! Here’s the link to the Picasa web album with the photos of USF health students helping out our community members: https://picasaweb.google.com/112065141976787365445/Multiculturalhealthfestival?authkey=Gv1sRgCNnk-qOZ2eHz0AE#slideshow/5617144243299836354 Here are some other great USF Health Service Corps events for this week that still have openings for additional volunteers: Wednesday evening, June 15th, 6:30-8:30 pm.  Baking bread with seniors & […]

Student Service Update

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Special thanks to Lyra Abad, Mathieu Poirier and Nathalie Fish who enthusiastically described their recent international service trip to the Dominican Republic with Sligh MS students on Friday, as pictured below. In addition, special thanks to our other COPH students who have taught at local schools this spring as USF Health Service Corps volunteers, including: […]

Heather Blunt Featured in Member Spotlight

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Heather Blunt, PhD Candidate in the Department of Community and Family Health, is featured in the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS) member spotlight.  You can read the complete article here:  http://www.sexscience.org/PDFs/SSSS%20NEWSLETTER%2052%201%20sm%20(2)%20spring%202011.pdf.

Student Service Projects for Summer Semester

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COPH Students are encouraged to  check out the brand new listing of the  Summer Semester USF Health Service Corps events & projects at the web site at http://health.usf.edu/ahec/USFHealthServicesCorps/hscevents.htm and calendar at http://my.calendars.net/servicecorps.  In fact, our first service event for the summer is Monday, June 6, 2011, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm ! Musical Dessert Party at Hope Lodge Start the week with a Musical Dessert Party […]

COPH Student Receives Summer Internship

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Rachel Kirkpatrick, CPH, received a summer internship with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.  She is assigned to the Division of Mental Hygiene/Bureau of Mental Health where she will work primarily with the Data and Special Projects Coordinator of the Bureau of Mental Health assisting in analysis activities for several projects […]

COPH Undergrad Students Participate in Community Event

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A number of our undergraduate COPH students contributed to a great community event this past weekend  at San José mission in Dover, along with students from the USF College of Medicine and USF Department of Communications.  COPH students helped to paint the clinic and engaged the children  in a wide variety of fun fitness activities! Below are some selected photos. All photos from the event can be viewed at:  https://picasaweb.google.com/112065141976787365445/2011_05_22?authkey=Gv1sRgCN6O_rC8s9vPOw#slideshow/5609721428630414178.