The impact continues as student volunteers in the International Health Service Collaborative (IHSC) gear up for their next trip to help underserved communities, this time to El Yayal in the Dominican Republic in December. Formed about three years ago, the IHSC is an interdisciplinary group of students from the Colleges of Medicine, Public Health and […]
– Public health graduate student Karen Dyer educates others about the long-term complications of childhood cancer treatment – Karen Dyer, diagnosed with cancer at age 15 and now cancer-free, practices yoga. Two days after beginning her sophomore year of high school Karen Dyer was faced with a possible death sentence. The year was 1994, and […]
We all wash with it. We all drink it. But Max Moreno is taking his interest in water a step further by analyzing its interaction with human development and determining what makes good, quality water. Moreno is a doctoral student and research assistant in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health at the USF College […]
Jennifer Muller, a 2nd year Global Health Communicable Disease graduate student, was recently selected to share the presidency of the student run organization, International Health Service Collaborative, with Tania Velez (a 3rd year medical student). Listed below are the officers of IHSC: Tania Velez, Co-president Jennifer Muller, Co-president Lauren Hanna, VP of College of […]
The USF Health Service Corps is a great way in which you can gain valuable experience and also have fun while participating in health-related service activities with other USF Health students. Check out the updated web site of Summer Service events at http://health.usf.edu/ahec/hscevents.htm and the updated calendar at http://my.calendars.net/servicecorps. Handouts are also available at the […]
CDC Grants for Public Health Research Dissertation (R36): http://www.grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-07-231.html� Next Application Submission/Receipt Date: August 10, 2007. The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to invite applications for support of public health dissertation research. COPH Students are also encouraged to check out the comprehensive web site of student research at: http://health.usf.edu/publichealth/officeresearch/fundingopps.html which provides links […]
Public health student Juan Santiago (back, standing) observes a Dominican health promoter teaching a cardiovascular health education class. Dr. Wayne Westhoff and Dr. Jaime Corvin of the Department of Global Health, USF College of Public Health, traveled to the Dominican Republic this May on a yearly academic and field study with public health students […]
The College of Public Health would like to congratulate the Spring 2007 semester graduates. To view photos of the Graduation Luncheon, click here.