Posts Tagged ‘Benjamin Jacob’

Dr. Anthony Masys co-edits book on global health security

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 H1N1. H5N1. Ebola. Zika. Outbreaks of these infections demonstrate that the world’s global health security, is, at best, fragile. To help public health students and leaders prepare for and respond to global health security issues, Dr. Anthony Masys, a USF College of Public Health associate professor and director of  global disaster management, humanitarian assistance and […]

Students share research at the 2015 Geographic Information Systems Summer Poster Session

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Students representing various departments at the University of South Florida, from the College of Public Health to the College of Engineering and beyond, presented research projects using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to illustrate public health issues at the 2015 GIS Summer Poster Session on July 17 in the COPH lobby. It was the fifth GIS […]

Department of Global Health balances growth on the cutting edge

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One of the USF College of Public Health’s largest and fastest-growing departments is also its newest.  Founded in 2004, the Department of Global Health already has become one of the largest COPH departments in terms of total enrollment, said Dr. Thomas Unnasch, department chair. The department initially was formed by a collaborative effort between faculty […]

Epidemiology and Biostatistics Student Association Launches SAS Workshop Series

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The Epidemiology and Biostatistics Student Association recently hosted two workshops based on the Statistical Analysis System. SAS programming software is an integral component in the epidemiology and biostatistics department’s graduate curriculum. However, it has applications in other fields, as well. SAS Institute Inc. claims that 79% of Fortune 500 companies use SAS software. EBSA decided […]

Students display formidable works at summer GIS poster session

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Students presented research projects based on using geographic information systems to illustrate public health issues at the 2014 GIS Summer Poster Session July 17 in the College of Public Health lobby. It was the fourth GIS poster session, and its organizers were quick to note the increased sophistication of the work over that of previous […]