Transforming Women’s Health: Discovery, Development & Delivery of the Oral-Systemic Connection Conference

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The Center for Transdisciplinary Research on Women’s Health hosts the 2nd “Transforming Women’s Health: Discovery, Development & Delivery of the Oral-Systemic Connection Conference” on January 26- 27 in Tampa. The Center is affiliated with the University of South Florida College of Public Health. This conference offer participants the opportunity to learn and discuss cutting-edge and […]

CFH students present on field experience

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The Department of Community and Family Health hosted a poster presentation for field experience on November 28. Seven students presented on their field experiences with the Hillsborough County Health Department, St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital, ReachUp Inc., Women’s Health Collaborative, Latino STYLE and The AIDS Institute. (pictured l,r) Coralia Cazquez-Otero, Jarrett Brunny, Alisha Beavers, Saboria Thomas, […]

Social media used to support safer sex for USF study


University of South Florida professor Eric Buhi spent years researching the sexual risks to young people who met through the Internet. But as the results came in, he began to see it wasn’t the threat that people thought it was. Surveys of local university students showed him that in relationships, the Internet may be like […]

Dr. Rita DeBate Elected to Two Positions


Dr. Rita DeBate was recently elected as Treasurer of the American Academy of Health Behavior. She was also recently elected to the Board of Ophelia Project and Boys Initiative of Tampa Bay. Congratulations Dr. DeBate!