COPH DrPH student selected as a Doctoral Student Leadership Institute Fellow

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Ms. Nichole Murray, a COPH DrPH student in CFH, was selected from almost 100 applicants as a Doctoral Student Leadership Institute Fellow.  She joins eleven other USF students to comprise the inaugural class of the 2012 University of South Florida Graduate School Doctoral Leadership Institute.  The two-year Institute will allow students to: complete a one-semester […]

Maternal obesity and stillbirth.

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Semin Perinatol. 2011 Dec;35(6):340-4. Maternal obesity and stillbirth. Salihu HM. Source Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA. hamisu.salihu@gmail.com Abstract The current obesity epidemic appears to contribute significantly to adverse fetal outcomes, and in this work we compile up-to-date evidence for the link between maternal obesity and risk of stillbirth. […]

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, […]

Impact of prior bariatric surgery on maternal and fetal outcomes among obese and non-obese mothers.

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Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2011 Nov 6. [Epub ahead of print] Impact of prior bariatric surgery on maternal and fetal outcomes among obese and non-obese mothers. Belogolovkin V, Salihu HM, Weldeselasse H, Biroscak BJ, August EM, Mbah AK, Alio AP. Source Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, University of […]

Bayesian inference on joint models of HIV dynamics for time-to-event and longitudinal data with skewness and covariate measurement errors.

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Bayesian inference on joint models of HIV dynamics for time-to-event and longitudinal data with skewness and covariate measurement errors. Huang Y, Dagne G, Wu L. Source Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA. yhuang@health.usf.edu Abstract Normality (symmetry) of the model random errors is a routine […]

Impact of prior bariatric surgery on maternal and fetal outcomes among obese and non-obese mothers.

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Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2011 Nov 6. [Epub ahead of print] Impact of prior bariatric surgery on maternal and fetal outcomes among obese and non-obese mothers. Belogolovkin V, Salihu HM, Weldeselasse H, Biroscak BJ, August EM, Mbah AK, Alio AP. Source Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, University of […]