Posts Tagged technology

There’s an app for that! Incubation Hub uses technology to solve public health issues

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What do USF College of Public Health (COPH) students feel they need to help them make more of an impact in public health? It’s a question that was addressed to members of the COPH’s Incubation Hub, a group of students, staff and faculty working together to find solutions to today’s […]

COPH uses VR technology to teach hurricane preparedness

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The USF College of Public Health has a new way of educating the community about hurricane preparedness through the use of virtual reality (VR) technology.   Carlos Montoya, instructional/multimedia developer at the COPH, came up with the idea of using a virtual realty simulation to prepare students and the community […]

Alumna Sandhya Srinivasan appointed chair to ASPPH’s Learning Futures Forum

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The USF College of Public Health’s Sandhya Srinivasan, director of the Office of Educational Technology and Assessment (ETA), has been appointed as chair of the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health’s (ASPPH) Learning Futures Forum. ASPPH created the Learning Futures forum, open to faculty and staff from ASPPH-member […]

Dr. Arturo Rebollón’s new app to fight Zika

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The USF College of Public Health’s Dr. Arturo Rebollón, a doctoral student based in Panama, says it’s time to give the community the empowerment they need to combat Zika in Panama. He’s working with Esri Panamá, a geographical information systems mapping company, to create a new web application for all […]

COPH is first in U.S. to pilot academic and business processes software [VIDEO]

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The College of Public Health is the first college in the nation and at the University of South Florida to use the new cloud-based app, Archivum. Archivum provides students and faculty on-the-go access to current student records, program of study check sheets, change of advisor processes and intake forms for […]

GIS Poster Session III takes off with NASA

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In late April, the USF College of Public Health hosted GIS Student Poster Session III. A multidisciplinary field in which computer hardware and the software industry collaborate to create effective spatial mapping tools, GIS is used by many organizations, public agencies and researchers to geographically visualize different types of data. […]