Join the USF College of Public Health for several key events at the Florida Public Health Association educational conference in Orlando, July 26-29. This year’s theme is “Challenges and Strategies for a New Age in Public Health.”
Network with us.
On Wednesday, July 27, 12:00 – 1:30 pm, the College’s hosts its annual luncheon for alumni and public health partners. COPH alumna Rachel Nuzum, vice president of federal and state health policy for The Commonwealth Fund in Washington, D.C., is the guest speaker. The luncheon is included with conference registration.
Enroll with us.
Established in 1984 as the first college of public health in the State of Florida, the USF College of Public Health offers multiple online and on-campus concentrations. Students who practice their passion with the COPH can choose from the BSPH, MHA, MPH, MSPH, DrPH, and PhD degrees, as well several dual degrees, graduate certificates, and special programs.
To learn more about the college and its 1800 students who commit to passionately solve problems and create conditions that allow every person the universal right to health and well-being, visit www.publichealth.usf.edu or speak with a college recruiter on-site during the conference networking breaks.
Engage with us.
Members of the COPH community will share their practice and their passion via poster presentations at the FPHA annual educational conference. Be sure to visit with the following public health Bulls.
|Shana Geary, BS, MPH student||“Decision tree analysis of intimate partner violence amongst Florida Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program participants”|
|Jessica Ryan, BA, doctoral candidate||“Evaluating changes in emergency department visits for concussion among youth following Florida’s Return to Play Law”|
|Humberto López Castillo, MD, MEd, MSc, CPH, doctoral candidate||“Without 15 tortillas for breakfast, I will have no energy! Knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors regarding of diet and physical activity of adult Hispanics living and working in a rural community in Florida”|
|Pamela Birriel, MPH, CHES, doctoral candidate||“Measuring perceived neighborhood safety among participants enrolled in the Florida Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program”“Association between sociodemographic characteristics and breastfeeding among participants in the Florida Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program”|
Visit FPHA for additional information and to register for these events.
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