Posts Tagged Maternal and Child Health

COPH student part of U.S.A.I.D.-Peace Corps collaborative to “Let Girls Learn”

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On March 3, the United States Agency for International Development announced its partnership with the Peace Corps to create a new program initiative called “Let Girls Learn,” which consists of expanding access to education for adolescent girls worldwide.  According to Carrie Hessler-Radelet, Peace Corps director, “Educating girls is essential to […]

COPH, MCHSO team with Mother’s Milk Bank of Florida for East Coast’s first milk drive

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The USF College of Public Health and Mother’s Milk Bank of Florida are holding the state’s first breast-milk drive on Friday, April 10, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the Children’s Board of Hillsborough County, 1002 E. Palm Ave. in Tampa. In fact, the drive will be the first of its kind […]

Dr. Russell Kirby receives McQueen Award, delivers keynote speech at AMCHP Conference

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Dr. Russell Kirby, USF Distinguished Professor and Marrell Endowed Chair in the Department of Community and Family Health, received the John McQueen Award for outstanding contributions to the maternal and child health profession at the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs annual conference Jan. 24-27 in Washington, D.C.  The […]