Faculty Research

College of Public Health faculty are engaged in a wide array of public health research that directly impacts its local, state, national and international communities. Whether it is working on vaccine development, creating toolkits for public health professionals in local health departments, or working with underserved communities in Panama, the college’s interdisciplinary faculty touch the lives of people every day. Here is just a sampling of some of the research in which its faculty are involved.

Dr. Katherine Drabiak: Consumers be ..
If you send a saliva sample to 23andMe, a private DNA genetic testing and analysis company, to learn more about your risk for Parkinson’s, [..]
Dr. Jill Roberts urges hepatitis A ..
The onset of symptoms from hepatitis A virus infection may include diarrhea, fever, malaise, anorexia, nausea, abdominal pain, dark urine an [..]
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University of South Florida study shows research investment critical to prevent destabilizing economic impact More Americans are living long [..]
Proper nutrition helps improve qual ..
It’s just like the ancient proverb, “Let food be the medicine and medicine be the food.” That’s what still stands true today. Proper [..]
Chiles Center Symposium highlights ..
The USF College of Public Health’s Lawton and Rhea Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies strives to integrate and apply the best in [..]
USF represented at the 31st Interna ..
The International Papillomavirus Society hosted the 31st International Papillomavirus conference in South Africa in March, showcasing the l [..]