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Mental health is public health

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World Mental Health Day is October 10 The University of South Florida College of Public Health embraces the concept that mental health is public health. To this end, the college offers certificate and full degree programs in support of behavioral health, as well as activities for students and the community. […]

Flu shots-R-Us

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For the first time in history, the USF College of Public Health offered it’s free Flu Shot Drive during Homecoming Week. According to event organizer Ellen Kent, MPH, more than 1,300 vaccines were administered this year—up from 1,100 in 2012. Several local radio and television stations promoted the event, including Health News Florida. Undergraduate student Elsie De Marziani reported on the flu shot drive for The Digital BullPen, the online news service of the USF School of Mass Communications. Most recently, Donna Petersen, ScD., MHS, CPH, wrote an op-ed for […]