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Student News
COPH researchers report on cancer disparities in Florida hospitals
Jemal Gishe, PhD, MSc, BScUSF College of Public Health student researchers Dr. Jemal Gishe, Angella Hanciles and colleagues are co-authors on a publication entitled “Minority Use of a National Cancer Institute-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and Non-specialty Hospitals in Two Florida Regions.”  The study is in the January issue of Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities.   Dr. Jemal […]
Institute Scholars to Present Results of Service-Learning Research Projects
Institute Scholars 2014The second cohort of Institute Scholars is preparing to present the final results of its service-learning research projects nationally at the 28th annual Research and Policy Conference on Child, Adolescent, and Young Adult Behavioral Health in Tampa on March 22-25. The Institute for Translational Research in Adolescent Behavioral Health will have a special track at […]
Ryan Ortega goes green in 15 [VIDEO]
GHow do you go green? Watch this cool video for an idea courtesy of USF College of Public Health graduate student Ryan Ortega and environmental engineering student Robert Bair.  They partnered on the 15-second video that earned first-place honors in a contest sponsored by Waste Management.  
VaccineLink impacts 1,000
VaccineLinkIn the midst of controversy and consternation regarding the recent measles outbreak, a USF Health team is creating positive change in the community, one innovative educational session at a time. VaccineLink/La Salud Conexión is a bilingual collaboration between the USF Morsani College of Medicine and the College of Public Health that works to identify current […]