Special events + 30 Years = a rocking anniversary

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For some, it’s something to shun. For others, it’s a rite of passage. But, in the USF College of Public Health, it’s a reason to celebrate … for the next twelve months. Yes, we’re officially 30 years old, and we want the entire universe to know it! #usfcophrocks Join members of the COPH family for […]

Public health students named national Presidential Management Fellows

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Two USF College of Public Health (COPH) graduates and one COPH student set to graduate this May have earned fellowships from the Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) program, a leadership program that matches advanced degree candidates from all disciplines with Federal opportunities and is part of President Barack Obama’s Pathways Program that helps students and recent […]

It’s National Public Health Week START HERE

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April 7-13 is National Public Health Week. Don’t know where to celebrate?  Well, look no farther than the USF College of Public Health. National Public Health Week is sponsored by the American Public Health Association.  Since 1995, the group declared the first week in April as “a time to recognize the contributions of public health […]

Students share their practice at 2014 USF Health Research Day

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The 24th Annual USF Health Research Day included a record number of 57 College of Public Health presentations with 10 awards.  The dramatic increase in scholarly activity is due in part to the College’s strategic plan and a commitment to fund student research. “Our student research funding opportunities include Student Honorary Awards for Research and […]

USF salutes the state Department of Health on 125 years of protecting Floridians

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On February 20, 1889, the Florida Legislature established the Florida State Board of Health. The bill was signed by Governor Fleming in response to yellow fever outbreaks in Jacksonville and other port cities. Since 1984, the USF College of Public Health has partnered with the FL Department of Health on numerous education, training, and service […]

Get LinkedIn for 2014 with Public Health

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A new year, means new graduates from the USF College of Public Health. As of May 2013, more than 350 eager professionals hit the job market with an MHA, MPH, MSPH, doctorate, or baccalaureate degree. The USF College of Public Health group on LinkedIn is around 1,600 members strong. Participants include current and prospective students, […]

Academic and Student Affairs prepare to join Shared Student Services Center

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Shared Student Services Center nearly ready for USF Health students. Staff move in January 2 There’s plenty of activity at the new USF Health Student Services Center as workers install furniture in the new collaborative space, one of the final steps before support staff from all four USF Health colleges move in Jan. 2. Designed […]

Public health graduates hundreds eager to improve the well-being for all

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“Just so there is no confusion, there are plenty of jobs for undergraduates,” said Kay Perrin, PhD, an associate professor and assistant dean of undergraduate studies in the USF College of Public Health. To demonstrate her point, she shared dozens of job titles from Florida’s People First website with the Class of 2013—who have an […]