Public Health Professionals Arrive at USF Health for Special Training

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Public Health Professionals from the Southeast & Midwest of the U.S. and the Caribbean Arrive for Special Training On Feb. 29th, the classroom inside USF’s College of Public Health was filled with two-dozen professionals representing six states, and the island nation of Saint Lucia. While their hometowns and backgrounds were vastly different, they had atleast […]

Dr. Rony Francois to Help Lead Louisiana's Public Health Agency

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Dr. Rony Francois, USF Health alumnus and faculty member, Appointed Assistant Secretary of Louisana DHH Office of Public Health Baton Rouge, LA (Feb. 20, 2008)– DHH Secretary Alan Levine announced today the appointment of M. Rony Francois, MD, as Assistant Secretary for the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Office of Public Health. Francois, an […]

Public health researchers lead battle against insect-borne infectious diseases

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The USF College of Public Health’s Global Health Infectious Diseases Research Team is, l to r, Tom Unnasch, Wil Milhous, Dennis Kyle, John Adams and Alberto van Olphen. They all begin with a painless bite from a tiny blood-sucking insect – malaria, West Nile virus, Eastern equine encephalitis, leishmaniasis, filariasis. If infection takes hold, the […]