In December, Dr. Peter Levin stepped down as Dean of COPH. Dr. Phil Marty was named Interim Dean.
Dr. John Skinner appointed Interim Dean
On May 4, the College graduated its first PhD graduate, Jane Carver (Dept. of CFH) and Eileen M. Emery-Filizof.
COPH recommended the concept of a National Public Health Week to Linda Potts and Scott Becker (Washington, DC, ASPH) during the President and Mrs. Clinton’s public health campaign.
The Dual degree in Social Work was initiated.
The new College of Public Health building opened its doors to the public in November.
Dale Eldred was commissioned to create the Earth and Sky Garden for the new COPH building For more info: http://18.104.22.168/PA/Pages/pa_eldred.html# Architect was Bob Friedman, AIA
COPH designs and collaborates in bringing Healthy Kids Corporation to Hillsborough County