Public Health welcomes new students with record number of online offerings

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Student demand for distance learning to complement classroom teaching climbs With three new online degrees, a resource expo, and a celebrity guest, USF’s College of Public Health kicked off the 2013-14 academic year. USF Bulls mascot Rocky D. Bull welcomed hundreds of coeds to campus as they descended on the college for new student orientation. […]

Patrick Gardner gains experience in Tribal healthcare and emergency management

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  Patrick Gardner, of the USF College of Public Health’s Center for Leadership in Public Health Practice (CLPHP), participated in the Healthcare Leadership for Mass Casualty Incidents training July 28-August 2.  The training was provided and funded by the Center for Domestic Preparedness, in Anniston, AL, which is operated by the United States Department of […]

Thometta Cozart Brooks leaves Florida better than she found it

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Ms. Thometta Cozart Brooks knows busy, like Bo knows football. Communications guru.  Master of all things professional development.  Online MPH alumna.   Thometta blew into the USF College of Public Health in 2009 and has steadily gained strength. An average day for her entailed disseminating training, professional, and funding opportunities to the public health community; […]

USF President Judy Genshaft names Dean Donna Petersen to Interim Health Leadership

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Harry van Loveren, MD, chair of the Morsani College of Medicine Neurosurgery Department, and Donna Petersen, ScD, dean of the College of Public Health, have been selected as interim leaders for USF Health effective Aug. 12. Dr.van Loveren will serve as interim dean of the Morsani College of Medicine and Dr. Petersen will serve as […]

Dr. Adewale Troutman addresses the Minnesota Public Health Association

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University of South Florida Professor Adewale Troutman, MD, MPH, NA, CPH, gave the keynote address at the Minnesota Public Health Association’s annual meeting in Minneapolis over June 13-14.  The meeting focused on Health in All Policies:  Creating Health Equity. Dr. Troutman holds a faculty appointment in the USF College of Public Health and directs the Center […]

Dr. Michael Reid earns distinguished alumni award from CMU

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William Michael Reid, PhD, MBA is the recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award from his alma mater, Central Methodist University. The award is given annually to honor “alumni of exemplary character who have attained success in their chosen professions and distinguished themselves by leadership and services to their communities, the University, and society.”  Dr. Reid […]