Dr. Kay Perrin shares evaluation and research principles in new book

| Academic & Student Affairs, CFH, COPH Home Page Feed, Featured News, Monday Letter, Our Accolades, Timeline, Undergraduate

Ever contemplated the “Principles of Evaluation and Research for Health Care Programs”? Well, stop struggling.  Public health researcher Kay Perrin, PhD, MPH addresses this and more in her recently published book. Noted as “A classroom-tested resource loaded with practical examples from across the health disciplines,” the book includes companion pieces such as a website with […]

Dr. Ellen Daley reports men’s emotional distress about HPV infection similar to women’s

| CFH, Featured News, Monday Letter, Our Research, Timeline

Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection has been associated with feelings of anger, fear, guilt, embarrassment, stigma and depression among women, but few studies have examined the emotional responses among men. A University of South Florida College of Public Health study shows that men shared many of these same negative emotional reactions as women after receiving HPV […]

Public Health’s student portfolio system is available USF Health-wide

| Academic & Student Affairs, Featured News, Monday Letter, Take Note!, Timeline

New online program helps all USF Health students track academic experience Corralling the details of every college activity, project and job has been greatly simplified for USF Health students with the unveiling of the new USF Health Student Portfolios. The online software helps students from throughout USF Health collect information about every degree, award, presentation, […]

Public Health team to study control of malaria-related parasite growth with $2.1-million NIH grant

| Featured News, Global Health, Monday Letter, Our Research, Timeline

Animal cells similar to those of humans contain a “control room,” called the centrosome, which regulates cell replication. Disrupt this core hub and you kill cell division. That is the simple idea behind a new five-year, $2.1-million National Institutes for Health grant recently awarded to the USF College of Public Health’s Department of Global Health and the Florida […]

COPH accredited by CEPH for 3 years

| Timeline

The College was accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) for 3 years. This was the first time the COPH was fully accredited without having first gone through pre-accreditation.