Posts Tagged ‘interdisciplinary’

Interdisciplinary team implements FluFIT program at Moffitt

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March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month The USF College of Public Health’s (COPH) Florida Prevention Research Center (FPRC) in collaboration with Moffitt Cancer Center finished the second year of their FluFIT program to increase colorectal cancer (CRC) screening rates specifically using the fecal immunochemical test (FIT). CRC is the second leading cause of cancer […]

COPH faculty recognized at USF Women’s Health Collaborative Luncheon

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The University of South Florida Women’s Health Collaborative recognized four USF College of Public Health faculty at its fifth annual Leading the Way Awards Luncheon on May 8. More than 260 community leaders and health researchers attended the luncheon, making it the largest event since the program’s inception. The USF Women’s Health Collaborative program provides […]

Dr. Amy Alman works with interdisciplinary team to develop app for teens with asthma

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USF College of Public Health’s Dr. Amy Alman completed the trial portion and is now in the data analysis phase of an app that she and fellow USF researchers have developed as a tool for teens with asthma. Alman, an assistant professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, said the app is a way […]

Dr. Ellen Daley appointed associate dean for translational research and practice

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“Public health is unique; there is the practice world and then there is the research world,” said Dr. Ellen Daley, professor in the Department of Community and Family Health. “We want to put those worlds closer together.” Daley was appointed as associate dean of translational research and practice at the USF College of Public Health […]

Dr. Azliyati Azizan and team earn women’s health grant

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Global Health researcher Dr. Azliyati Azizan and colleagues are the recipients of a fall 2014 Women’s Health Collaborative Seed Grant. The interdisciplinary team includes faculty from the USF colleges of Public Health, Medicine and Pharmacy. “The intent of the grant offering is to develop faculty research collaboration across USF Health and other USF colleges on […]

Ideas for interdisciplinary education flow at Synergy Social

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Concrete ideas came forth as more than four dozen USF Health faculty moved from table to table planning how they could enhance inter-professional education across all USF Health colleges, schools and programs. Nursing’s Dr. Rita D’Aoust adds to the USF Health conversation on IPE. This was the USF Health Synergy Social Hour, held Jan. 21 […]