Posts Tagged ‘Janice Zgibor’

Practice yoga with the COPH

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While September might have been Yoga Awareness Month, yoga can be practiced anytime, even at the USF College of Public Health. Associate professors in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Dr. Janice Zgibor and Dr. Aurora Sancez-Anguino, will be hosting their inaugural weekly yoga class for COPH faculty, staff and students on October 11. “It […]

Bulls represent at FPHA, three win awards

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It’s the year of the woman … At least it is for this year’s USF College of Public of Health award winners at the 2017 Florida Public Health Association annual conference. The event was held in July 26-27 in Orlando. The honorees include two students and one faculty member from the college. Lea Heberlein-Larson, MPH, […]

Dr. Janice Zgibor and researchers suggest changes needed in diabetes screening

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Current screening for type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular risk factors may not reduce mortality and cardiovascular disease in the general population, according to USF College of Public Health’s Dr. Janice Zgibor, an associate professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Identifying and treating diabetes early are beneficial and cost-effective, however, according to Zgibor, current […]

Bulls Unite in Orlando at Florida Public Health Association conference

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Join the USF College of Public Health for several key events at the Florida Public Health Association Educational Conference in Orlando, July 26-28. This year’s theme is “The Power of Collaboration.” Network with us. On Wednesday, July 26, noon – 1:30 pm, the College’s hosts its annual luncheon for alumni and public health partners.  Randall […]

COPH celebrates Outstanding Staff Award winners

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Three USF College of Public Health staff members, Megan Ditizio, Samantha Haylock and Tara Greer, were recipients of the 2016 Outstanding Staff Awards. Their achievements were celebrated at a ceremony in the USF School of Music Concert Hall on April 4, 2017. The event was hosted by President Judy Genshaft. She spoke about the importance […]

Is diabetes care in need of an overhaul?

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Diabetes care is too fragmented, according to USF College of Public Health’s Dr. Janice Zgibor, an associate professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Zgibor and her colleagues have traveled the world to examine how the integration of health care for diabetics improves overall health outcomes. Their findings are compiled in the book, “Integrated […]

Dr. Janice Zgibor improves health of populations as fellow

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USF College of Public Health’s Janice Zgibor has been accepted as a fellow in the American College of Epidemiology (ACE). “The ACE supports the discipline of epidemiology through advocacy, professional development, activities that enhance the translation of epidemiologic research into policy and promoting excellence in the field of epidemiology,” said Dr. Russell Kirby, Distinguished University […]

Dr. Janice Zgibor designs platform to encourage physical activity

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USF College of Public Health’s Janice Zgibor, associate professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, has been working on a wayfinding service for increasing physical activity and recently had a chapter on this research published in Smart City 360°. “One of the biggest problems in this country is obesity. Compounding this issue is lack […]