Posts Tagged ‘Dean Donna Petersen’

2018 had many public health challenges. Will 2019 be better?

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 USF College of Public Health Dean Donna Petersen weighs in. When it comes to public health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) didn’t have a lot of good news to share in 2018. Life expectancy went down. Diagnosed cases of sexually transmitted diseases (STDS) went up.  And more and more toddlers are not […]

New COPH grads welcomed into “a noble profession”

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The USF College of Public Health (COPH) celebrated 156 graduates on Dec. 7 in the Samuel P. Bell III Auditorium in the COPH. Seventy-seven students were awarded bachelor degrees while 71 earned their master’s degrees, including the first cohort in the online MPH Nutrition and Dietetics program. Eight students also received their doctoral degrees. The […]