Posts Tagged ‘China’

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 […]

Dr. Boo Kwa’s five-country tour brings a world of opportunities to COPH students

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The USF College of Public Health has taken a step forward in finding new connections in Asia for students to travel and execute international field experiences and research projects abroad. During the spring semester, Dr. Boo Kwa, professor in Global Health and associate dean for International Programs, toured five Asian countries in order to form […]

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 […]