Public Health and USF Health earn accolades as online education leader

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USF Health’s footprint as a leader the world of online learning continues to grow. The University of South Florida made its first appearance in the Guide to Online Schools, which uses data compiled by the National Center for Education Statistics to rank colleges with the best quality and most affordable online programs. The NCES is the federal […]

USF Health earns accolades as online education leader

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USF Health’s footprint as a leader the world of online learning continues to grow. The University of South Florida made its first appearance in the Guide to Online Schools, which uses data compiled by the National Center for Education Statistics to rank colleges with the best quality and most affordable online programs. The NCES is the federal […]

Dr. Adewale Troutman shares “the power of one” in The Nation’s Health

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University of South Florida Professor Adewale Troutman, MD, MPH, NA, CPH, is featured in January issue of The Nation’s Health, the official newspaper of the American Public Health Association. In Vital Signs, Troutman shares how his less than ideal childhood evolved into a career in public health and created a man who “despises injustice, abhors […]

Dr. Adewale Troutman writes book chapter on social determinants

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University of South Florida College of Public Health Professor Adewale Troutman, MD, MPH, recently published a book chapter in Social Determinants of Health Among African-American Men.  He co-wrote the chapter (17) entitled The Culture of Empowerment and the Policy Process with his daughter, Nandi Marshall.  The book is published by Jossey-Bass, A Wiley Imprint, 2013. […]

Dr. Adewale Troutman becomes president of nation’s largest public health organization

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This week’s 140th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association marked the beginning of the one-year term of incoming APHA president Adewale Troutman, MD, MPH, professor and executive director of Public Health Leadership and Practice at the University of South Florida College of Public Health.  He was installed as president Oct. 31 at the APHA’s meeting […]

Online Mentor Program earns Association of Schools of Public Health Best Practice Award

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The Florida Public Health Training Center (FPHTC) received the Best Practice Award for its Online Mentor Program’s web-based portal. The honor was bestowed by the Association of Schools of Public Health at the Health Resources and Services Administration Annual Conference held in Rockville, Maryland on August 29-30. The FPHTC, which develops and strengthens the public […]