Posts Tagged ‘Morsani College of Medicine’

Give Life Day at COPH an unqualified success

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The numbers are in from this year’s Give Life Day at COPH, the semi-annual service drive sponsored by the USF College of Public Health, and they spell success in any language. According to Ellen Kent, USF Health Service Corps coordinator, the Oct. 16 event yielded impressive numbers in every category. A blood drive took in […]

Anniversary tour heads to Chicago

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The #usfcophrocks tour is headed to Chicago for a reception with USF Health deans. Join local alumni for a Bullish good time in recognition of the USF College of Public Health’s 30th anniversary. This event is held in conjunction with the 2014 AAMC Medical Education Meeting. To learn more about this event, contact Jessica at […]

Dr. Russell Kirby adds ACE Board of Counselors to long list of professional appointments

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Dr. Russell Kirby, USF Distinguished Professor and Marrell Endowed Chair in the Department of Community and Family Health at the USF College of Public Health, has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of Counselors for the American College of Epidemiology, a professional organization that is different from most. “It is a member […]

Dr. Karen Liller appears on SMART podcast published on British Medical Journal website

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Dr. Karen Liller, professor in the Department of Community and Family Health, USF College of Public Health, was a recent guest on USF’s Sports Medicine and Athletic Related Trauma Institute (SMART) Sports Injury Registry podcast, interviewed by Dr. Barbara Morris, director of SMART. The entire podcast is available on the British Medical Journal website, which […]

Residency program optimizes learning through clinical application

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The USF College of Public Health’s Occupational Medicine Residency program recently held a luncheon to celebrate the graduation of its second-year residents, Dr. Delphine Fontcha, Dr. Vikas Jindal and Dr. Seth Parrish. A specialty that is not very well known even in the medical industry, occupational medicine is a sub-specialty of internal medicine that concentrates […]

VaccineLink campaign kicks off in Winter Haven

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A team of USF Health researchers launched VaccineLink-Conexión de Salud at the Education, Health & Wellness Expo in Winter Haven, Fla., on Saturday, July 12.   The event attracted more than 400 people who received information about local universities, community organizations, health and insurance providers and food services.  VaccineLink organizers implemented e-surveys and shared educational […]

Baby Aaron joins the COPH family

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Ping Xu and Giffe Johnson welcomed Aaron Giffe Johnson on Monday, June 30.  Aaron weighed 8 lbs, 2 oz.  Mother and baby are doing well and they are all getting acquainted as a family. Ping is an assistant professor in the Morsani College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics. Giffe is a research assistant professor with […]