Posts Tagged ‘air quality’

From farmer to Fulbright, Dr. Yiliang Zhu’s come full circle

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Upon graduating high school, Dr. Yiliang Zhu knew he would most likely be assigned to work in the countryside. Toward the end of the Cultural Revolution in China in the late 1970s Zhu, a professor in the College of Public Health’s Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, was sent to work as a farmer. He would […]

Clean air is a public health passion for COPH alumnus Haofei Yu

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“The impact of air quality on humans and our environment led me to public health,” said August 2013 USF College of Public Health PhD graduate Haofei Yu, who studied environmental health in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health. A native of Pingdingshan, Henan Province, China, Yu is from a nation notorious for air pollution […]

EH students resuscitate the Air and Waste Management Association

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Nisha Vijayakumar and Megan Reffert are on a mission. The environmental health graduate students are reviving the Air and Waste Management Association. It was once a thriving group in the college, but as active members graduated the program died down. Now, under the guidance of Amy L. Stuart, PhD, an associate professor specializing in air […]