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COPH doctoral student works to improve mental health of med students

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September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month Even before the challenges of COVID-19, the mental health of medical workers was being pushed to the brink. Consider these sobering statistics: Medical students are three times more likely than their counterparts in the general population to die from suicide, reports the American […]

What can the response to Zika teach us about COVID? COPH team shares insights

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Zika and COVID-19 may be wildly different in transmission, symptoms and outcomes, but according to USF College of Public Health (COPH) Associate Professor Dr. Jennifer Marshall, “for both diseases, widely available, early and accurate testing is critical for patient care, epidemiology and educating the public on their risk.” Marshall and […]

Graduate Daniel Hutchinson puts his public health knowledge to the test in COVID-19 response

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Daniel Hutchinson chose to attend the USF COPH for his undergraduate degree because of its commitment to research. “As an incoming freshman, I wanted to be involved with research at some point in my academic career,” he said. “I also liked the diversity that USF provided.” Hutchinson said that he […]