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Public health students are finalists in global health challenge

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How far will you go … to make a difference? An inter-professional team of USF Health students have their eyes on the prize—“to work alongside Timmy Global Health (TGH) in Ecuador, Guatemala or the Dominican Republic to help provide high quality health services to underserved populations.”   The only team […]

Public Health team to study control of malaria-related parasite growth with $2.1-million NIH grant

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Animal cells similar to those of humans contain a “control room,” called the centrosome, which regulates cell replication. Disrupt this core hub and you kill cell division. That is the simple idea behind a new five-year, $2.1-million National Institutes for Health grant recently awarded to the USF College of Public Health’s […]

Dr. Donna Haiduven and colleague present at Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology conference

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Global Health’s Donna Haiduven, PhD, and Christine McGuire-Wolfe, PhD, presented two poster presentations at the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) 40th Annual Conference and International Meeting. The event was held June 8-10 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Dr. Haiduven was first author and Dr. McGuire-Wolfe, second author, […]

USF’s experts on hurricanes and weather include the College of Public Health

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USF faculty experts are ready to provide information on hurricanes ranging from storm surge to socioeconomic impact. TAMPA, Fla. (June 4, 2013) – As the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season gets underway, meteorologists from The Weather Channel list Tampa as the most vulnerable and overdue city for a hurricane. At the […]

Global Health launches two new undergraduate minors and certificates

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At the April 22nd meeting of the USF Undergraduate Council, the Council approved Global Health based minors and undergraduate certificates in Global Communicable Disease and Infection Control.  Each new minor and certificate is twelve credit hours and will be available to Undergraduate students beginning in the Fall of 2013.  These are the second and third Undergraduate minors/certificates offered through the Department of Global Health, the first being the undergraduate minor and certificate in Community Engaged Home Land Security and Emergency Management.  Both minors require 12 credit hours. The Department of […]