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MHA student is hired full-time at field experience site

| Monday Letter, Students

Greg Levy’s (MHA) fall FE was based in clinical operations with HealthPoint Medical Group. One of his major tasks involved researching the Patient Centered Medical Home and presenting on it to senior leadership. The presentation was obviously well received since Greg was later hired full-time within the clinical operations department.

Yvonne Salfinger Appointed to Advisory Group

| Monday Letter, Students

Yvonne Salfinger, DrPH candidate in Global Health and Chief of the Bureau of Food Laboratories for the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, was recently appointed as an inaugural member of the U.S. Technical Advisory Group (US/TAG) to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Technical Committee (TC) 34 on Food products Subcommittee (SC) 9 on Microbiology.  As a member for the US/TAG, Yvonne will participate in the work related to ISO TC 34/SC 9 – Microbiology. There are 67 published standards and several more under development in the Subcommittee. […]

Student Service Opportunities for 1/23/12

| Monday Letter, Student Service Opportunities

Did you know?  We had a great showing of COPH Students who volunteered with other USF Health students in the Gasparilla Children’s Festival    Bicycle & Pedestrian Safety Rodeo   this past Saturday! Special thanks to Justin Coile with HMSA for serving as our site leader and taking this photo. We have 2 great USF Health […]

CFH students present on field experience

| CFH, Monday Letter, Students

The Department of Community and Family Health hosted a poster presentation for field experience on November 28. Seven students presented on their field experiences with the Hillsborough County Health Department, St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital, ReachUp Inc., Women’s Health Collaborative, Latino STYLE and The AIDS Institute. (pictured l,r) Coralia Cazquez-Otero, Jarrett […]

Student Service Opportunities

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You can click here  Spring Semester 2012 Service Corps Opportunities for the most up to date, comprehensive listing of events and projects, which are arranged by categories.  You can also click on the Service Corps Calendar to view events in chronological order.  Feel free to also contact Ellen Kent , MPH, CPH, Coordinator, with your questions or suggestions at any time at ekent@health.usf.edu or in room 2150 H. We have a neat opportunity this coming Saturday:  January 21st, 10 am – 2 pm. Gasparilla Children’s Festival. (See also http://gasparillaextravaganza.com/extravaganza2/schedule.html) USF Health students are invited to assist with the Bicycle & Pedestrian Safety Rodeo along Bayshore Blvd. […]

Student Research Opportunities

| 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 will be Monday, February 6th. Our next bi-annual deadline for the Student Research Scholarship (SRS) Award will be Monday, January 30th, 2012 at 6:00 pm.  Feel free to  contact Ellen Kent , MPH, CPH, Coordinator, with your questions or suggestions at any time at ekent@health.usf.edu

USF Health Service Corps Information

| Monday Letter, Students

COPH students are encouraged to participate in the  wide array of interdisciplinary USF Health Service Corps opportunities and  can learn about upcoming events and projects at these two websites: http://health.usf.edu/ahec/USFHealthServicesCorps/hscevents.htm and http://my.calendars.net/servicecorps; these websites will be updated for the spring semester by 1/13/12. Feel free to also contact Ellen Kent , MPH, CPH, Coordinator, with your questions or suggestions at any time at ekent@health.usf.edu or in room 2150 H.