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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.

Student News
Five graduate students awarded MCH scholarships
The Maternal and Child Health Leadership Training Program has announced its 2014-15 scholarship recipients.  They include: Jessica Gipson, MPH student Amelia Phillips, MPH student Laketa Entzminger, MPH student Ariana Bentz, MPH student Mahmooda Pasha, doctoral student Through the traineeship, each student receives a stipend, a tuition waiver, and a specialized curriculum involving intensive mentoring and […]
Malinee Neelamegam conducts epidemiology workshop in Malaysia
Malinee Neelamegam (front row, second from left) in Penang, Malaysia, with some of the participants in her epidemiology workshop.Fulbright Scholar and USF College of Public Health alumnus Malinee Neelamegam conducted a two-day “Introduction to Epidemiology” workshop sponsored by the Malaysia Ministry of Health on July 10 and 11 in Penang, Malaysia. The 42 workshop participants included physicians, nurses, pharmacists, research officers and Ministry of Health officials. Neelamegam said she based the various workshop […]
Tailgaters-R-Us
Even Rocky D. Bull knew the #usfcophrocks tailgate was a do not miss event!Public health and football aren’t often paired together, but they turned out to be a great headliner for the second stop of the #usfcophrocks tour on Saturday, August 30. More than 150 faculty, staff, students, alumni, family and friends from the USF College of Public Health showed up at Raymond James Stadium. It was the […]
College kicks off 30th anniversary tour with powerful presence at FPHA conference
The COPH delegation displayed bullish pride at the 2014 FPHA Educational ConferenceUSF’s College of Public Health kicked off its yearlong 30th anniversary celebration last month with its first official tour stop, the annual Florida Public Health Association Educational Conference in Orlando, July 30 through Aug. 1. Dr. Michael White, professor in the Department of Global Health and deputy director of the department’s Florida Center of Excellence […]