Public Health graduates more than 100 new practitioners

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After years of educating, nurturing, and leading by example, the University of South Florida (USF) College of Public Health welcomed more than 135 new practitioners to the field. In a college ceremony held on Friday, August 3, faculty and staff recognized the academic achievements of the Class of 2012 and thanked families for their support. […]

Health disparities work earns Dr. Adewale Troutman national award

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Adewale Troutman, MD, was named the 2012 recipient of the Dr. James T. Black Award from the 100 Black Men of America, Inc., a national organization that implements programs designed to improve the quality of life for African Americans and other minorities. Dr. Adewale Troutman Dr. Troutman, who directs the Public Health Practice and Leadership, […]

COPH alumnus brings the health department to the classroom

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Todd Patrick, MPH (PHP,’09) is the Area 6 prevention training consultant and HIV/AIDS surveillance coordinator for the Hillsborough County Health Department in Tampa. However, he also doubles as an instructor in the college’s undergraduate program. For the second semester in a row, Patrick taught “Critical Issues in the HIV/AIDS Epidemic in America.”  The class explores the history […]

Center for Leadership in Public Health Practice News

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Florida Public Health Training Center (FPHTC) – The Florida Public Health Training Center (FPHTC), part of the USF College of Public Health’s Center for Leadership in Public Health Practice (CLPHP), presented the following on-site training programs to Florida Department of Health employees and their community partners: FIRST – Field Investigator Response and Surveillance Training in […]