Drs. Wilbur Milhous and John Adams Appointed Editors of Infectious Disease Journals

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Dr. Wil Milhous, professor and associate dean for research at the University of South Florida College of Public Health, has been appointed editor of Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy(AAC).  AAC features interdisciplinary studies that build understanding of the underlying mechanisms and therapeutic applications of antimicrobial and antiparasitic agents and chemotherapy. The journal also publishes studies involving animal […]

Public Health honors World AIDS Day

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The University of South Florida College of Public Health honors World AIDS Day with a series of events during the week of November 26. “An Infectious Prick” kicks-off the festivities on Thursday, November 29. The Dean’s Lecture Series features USF COPH student Donald Post, EMT, CIC, sharing his unique perspective on HIV/AIDS. He witnessed multiple […]

Brittany Marshall is APHA’s 2012 Outstanding Student of the Year

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Brittany Marshall, MPH, CPH, CHES is the recipient of the 2012 “Outstanding Student of the Year” Award. The honor was presented in October at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting in San Francisco. Ms. Marshall was recognized for her leadership and accomplishments as president of the Florida Public Health Association Student Section and chair […]

Dr. Claude M. Dharamraj is named Physician of the Year

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University of South Florida alumna Claude M. Dharamraj, MD, MPH, FAAP is named “Physician of the Year” by the Pinellas County Medical Association. The award was presented by Florida Department of Health Surgeon General and Secretary John H. Armstrong, MD, FACS on October 25. Dr. Dharamraj is the director of the Pinellas County Health Department. […]

Dr. William Sappenfield earns March of Dimes’ highest volunteer award

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University of South Florida (USF) researcher William Sappenfield, MD, MPH, has many titles—professor in the College of Public Health, chair of the Department of Community and Family Health, and director of the Lawton and Rhea Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies. However, his most recent designation as the 2012 recipient of the Elaine Whitelaw […]

Dr. Dennis Kyle receives USF 2012 Excellence in Innovation Award

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College of Public Health researcher Dennis Kyle, PhD was recently presented with the University of South Florida (USF) Excellence in Innovation Award for 2012.  He shares the award with Roman Manetch,PhD, an associate professor in chemistry for their  joint project.  Dr. Kyle was one of four honorees recognized by the USF Chapter of the National Academy […]