USF COPH Researchers in Article on TROPika.net

| Monday Letter, Our People

USF researchers were recently mentioned in an article on TROPika.net regarding the funding they received in conjuction with Draper Laboratories from the Gates Foundation.  You can read the entire article here:  http://www.tropika.net/svc/news/20110215/Adams-20110215-News-malaria-liver

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Short-Term Institutional Research Training Grants (Parent T35)

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Description The National Institutes of Health (NIH) will award Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Short-Term Institutional Research Training Grants (T35) to eligible institutions to develop or enhance research training opportunities for predoctoral and postdoctoral level individuals interested in careers in biomedical, behavioral and clinical research. Many of the NIH Institutes and Centers […]

102nd AACR Annual Meeting 2011 – April 2 – 6, 2011, Orlando, FL

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  On behalf of Elizabeth H. Blackburn, AACR President, and Joan S. Brugge, Annual Meeting Program Committee Chairperson, the AACR cordially invites you to the 102nd AACR Annual Meeting 2011 taking place Saturday, April 2 – Wednesday, April 6, 2011, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Once again, we will host and […]

Drs. Huang and Dagne collaborate on a recent publication

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Huang Y, Dagne G. A bayesian approach to joint mixed-effects models with a skew-normal distribution and measurement errors in covariates. Biometrics. 2011 Mar;67(1):260-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1541-0420.2010.01425.x. PubMed PMID: 20486924. Abstract Summary In recent years, nonlinear mixed-effects (NLME) models have been proposed for modeling complex longitudinal data. Covariates are usually introduced in the models to partially explain […]

Dr. Stockwell collaborated on a study regarding HPV infection in Men

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Lu B, Viscidi R, Lee JH, Wu Y, Villa LL, Lazcano-Ponce E, Carvalho da Silva RJ, Baggio G Pinto ML, Quiterio MQ, Salmeron J, Smith D, Abrahamsen ME, Papenfuss MR, Stockwell HG, Giuliano AR. HPV 6, 11, 16 and 18 Seroprevalence is Associated with Age and Sexual Practice: Results from the Multi-National HPV Infection in […]

Student Mentee Opportunity Available

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The Florida Public Health Training Center (FPHTC) is now recruiting students for a pilot Mentor Program in association with the Florida Department of Health. This specialized Mentoring program is designed to foster leadership development, expand student knowledge, skills, and abilities, and broaden understanding of the Florida Department of Health (FDOH) and its missions and programs. […]

Dr. Thomas E. Bernard Selected as Fulbright Scholar

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Dr. Bernard, a professor and department chair in COPH, was chosen by the US-UK Fulbright Commission to be a Fulbright Scholar at Loughborough University during the Fall.  The title of his application was “What to do About the Clothing in Heat Stress Assessment”.  The purpose is (1) to close a gap in manikin-based and human-based […]