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"A planned, supervised and evaluated practice experience is an essential component of a public health professional degree program."

Source: The Council on Education for Public Health, the accrediting body for schools of public health.

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USF Nursing and Public Health graduate programs ranked among nation’s best
Building flags_no addressBoth showed increases in the latest U.S. News ranking of America’s graduate schools Graduate programs at the University of South Florida’s College of Nursing and College of Public Health ranked among the nation’s best in the latest U.S. News & World Report “America’s Best Graduate Schools” edition, appearing online this week. Last ranked by U.S. […]
COPH student part of U.S.A.I.D.-Peace Corps collaborative to “Let Girls Learn”
Global health practice student Jenny Burges is serving in Uganda as co-director of Girl Tech 3.14On 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 healthy and thriving communities but, […]
Team #USFCOPHRocks! rocked Gasparilla
COPH alumna Kristin Steffen is an avid half marathon runner. “I completed my first Gasparilla Race Weekend challenge – the Lime Cactus challenge.  2 days, 14.2 miles.” Kristin is a project manager/contract administrator with USF Health.Team #USFCOPHRocks! showed up and showed out for the 2015 Gasparilla Distance Classic. Almost 60 students, alumni, faculty, staff, significant others, children, and at least one parent kicked asphalt in a public health running of the Bulls.  The college had representatives participate on Saturday, Feb. 21, and Sunday, Feb. 22, plus some ambitious folks who […]
COPH, MCHSO team with Mother’s Milk Bank of Florida for East Coast’s first milk drive
breast milkThe 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 ever on the East Coast, […]