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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 & […]
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, 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.
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 […]
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 […]