Posts Tagged ‘Department of Health Policy and Management’

Alumna Tracey Perez-Koehlmoos’ global health impact

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With her three boys, ages five, three and one fast asleep in their beds, now USF College of Public Health alumna but then stay-at-home mom, Dr. Tracey Perez-Koehlmoos decided to make a phone call that would change her life. Perez-Koehlmoos, also a former Army officer, was living in Honolulu when her Army officer husband received […]

New faces for the New Year!

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It’s a new year and with that the USF College of Public Health is happy to welcome the following new faculty and staff, adding to the college’s diversity and research specializations. Claudia Parvanta, PhD Dr. Claudia Parvanta is a professor in the Department of Community of Family Health and incoming director of the Florida Prevention […]

Dr. Zachary Pruitt engages in interprofessional education with Morsani College of Medicine

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Dr. Zachary Pruitt, assistant professor in the USF College of Public Health’s Department of Health Policy and Management will mentor a student on how the collaboration of medicine and public health may improve population health. Andrew Shenoi is a second year student in the USF Health SELECT program and has chosen Pruitt to be his […]

HPM welcomes new chair Dr. Sandra Potthoff

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Dr. Sandra Potthoff has been named the new Chair for the USF College of Public Health’s Department of Health Policy and Management. She said she was drawn into the USF COPH from the moment she visited. “It was the energy of the faculty, the energy of the students, the energy of the school,” she said. […]

State of the College Address highlights preparation for the future

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The USF College of Public Health aims to focus on the future, as highlighted by Dean Donna Petersen during the State of the College Address on September 26. “We really need to rein in and be clear about where we’re going, what our direction is and the important things we’d like to do,” she said. […]

Dr. Troy Quast to examine effects of Hurricane Katrina on senior diabetics

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USF College of Public Health’s Dr. Troy Quast has received an award from the NIH National Institute on Aging to examine how Hurricane Katrina affected the health of seniors with diabetes. The two-year, $74,750 grant for “Short- and Long-Term Effects of Disasters on Seniors with Chronic Conditions” will consist of retrospective data analysis using Medicare […]

New students, new faculty, new staff—oh my!

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The USF College of Public Health was abound with energy on August 18 as new undergraduate and graduate students filled the Sam P. Bell III Auditorium for orientation festivities. “We’d like to thank you for choosing USF, because you did have choices in Florida and you chose us, and you will not be disappointed,” said […]