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USF Health Research Day – February 24th

| Monday Letter, Students

USF Health will hold its’ annual research day on Friday, February 24th at the Marshall Student Center.  The College of Public Health has a total of 52 student posters and two student oral presenters.  We also will have one faculty and three staff posters that will be judged. Be sure to stop by the Marshall Center on Friday between 8 am and 5 pm to support our students, faculty and staff!

Student Research Information

| Monday Letter, Student Service Opportunities

  Research opportunities: Students are encouraged to check out the  website of student funding opportunities at http://health.usf.edu/publichealth/officeresearch/student-research-2.htm.   Our next monthly deadline for the SHARP award Student Honorary Award for Research and Practice “SHARP” award is Monday, March 5th.

Student Service Events for the Week of February 20th

| Monday Letter, Student Service Opportunities

Students can click here: http://health.usf.edu/ahec/USFHealthServicesCorps/hscevents.htm to see Spring 2012 Service Corps Opportunities for the most up to date, comprehensive listing of events and projects, which are arranged by categories and the Service Corps Calendar to view upcoming events in chronological order.      Upcoming events for which we need volunteers: Tuesday, Feb. 21st, 8:30 am – 1 pm. 2012 Geico Road Safety Bicycle Tour – “Survive the Drive”. See also http://dorislosberg.org/index.php . In collaboration with the Dori Slosberg Foundation, a group of cyclists will arrive at the University of South Florida campus at 9 A.M. to kick off the event. Following […]

Game on for the Class of 2014

| Academic & Student Affairs, Monday Letter, Take Note!

“I grew up in a Catholic family and attended a Catholic school for ten years, so sexual health/awareness was not a topic of discussion. … I want to promote adolescent sexual health because youth who are informed earlier will be able to make more conscious decisions about their own health.” “I embarked on a study abroad to Belize where I assisted students majoring in nutrition with education lessons for Belizean citizens.” “I have been involved in researching how students transition from adolescent health to adult medicine …” While their motivations […]

Student Service Events Information

| Monday Letter, Student Service Opportunities

Recent Service Events: Do you know?  Our energetic COPH students contributed to these two recent events: On Tuesday Feb. 7th, two of our COPH graduate students served as judges in Hillsborough County Regional Science and Engineering Fair and on February 9th,  14 of our undergrad and graduate public health students helped the kids & their moms make Valentines Day cards and cookies at The Spring of Tampa Bay, Domestic Violence Prevention and Emergency Shelter Agency. Upcoming Service Opportunities! Students can click here  http://health.usf.edu/ahec/USFHealthServicesCorps/hscevents.htm to see Spring 2012 Service Corps Opportunities  for the most up to date, comprehensive listing of events and projects, which are arranged by categories and the Service Corps Calendar to view upcoming events in chronological order.      […]

New Research Opportunity Announced

| Monday Letter, Students

The annual Graduate School Research Symposium will be held during National Public Health Week on April 5th in the IRDB Galleria. Details pertaining to abstract submission can be found at this website: http://www.grad.usf.edu/research_symposium.php and applications can be found here http://www.grad.usf.edu/programs/research-week-present.php . Please note that the deadline for submission is 2/17/12.

USF Health Student Service Events for Week of 2/6/12

| Monday Letter, Student Service Opportunities

Upcoming events for which we still need volunteers: Tuesday, Feb. 21st, 8:30 am – 1 pm. 2012 Geico Road Safety Bicycle Tour – “Survive the Drive”. See also http://dorislosberg.org/index.php . In collaboration with the Dori Slosberg Foundation, a group of cyclists will arrive at the University of South Florida campus at 9 A.M. to kick off the event. Following a special press conference at 9 AM, a safety fair will be held from 9 A.M. – 1 P.M. to educate students, faculty, staff and the community on driving and highway safety. Student […]

Research Opportunities for COPH Students

| Monday Letter, Student Service Opportunities

Students are encouraged to check out the  website of student funding opportunities at http://health.usf.edu/publichealth/officeresearch/student-research-2.htm.   Our next monthly deadline for the SHARP award Student Honorary Award for Research and Practice “SHARP” award is Monday, February 6th.