Posts Tagged American College Health Association

As more students struggle with mental health issues, one COPH professor is recognized for work in the field

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Dr. Rita DeBate, a USF College of Public Health (COPH) professor, strives to make students more aware of the importance of mental health. She recently won the Weiss Writing Prize for a mental health intervention she organized on the USF campus. The Weiss Writing Prize is an honor awarded to the […]

PhD student Stacey Griner addresses oral health literacy

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October is National Dental Hygiene Month “There is very little research about dental and oral health among college students and on university campuses,” Stacey Griner said. “So I decided to use my training in dental hygiene to learn more about the dental needs of students and identify areas that can […]

Laura Rusnak presents at American College Health Association meeting

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In June, Ms. Laura Rusnak, MPH, CHES, presented at the American College Health Association’s annual meeting in Boston. She co-presented “Healthy Campus Course: Using inter-disciplinary education to strengthen ties between faculty and student affairs professionals” with Ms. Jennifer Parker, MS, RD, the coordinator of alcohol and other drug awareness and […]