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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
Ryan Ortega awarded Student Research Scholarship for mosquito control thesis
Ryan Ortega head shot 2USF College of Public Health graduate student Ryan Ortega, a candidate for the master of science in public health, has been awarded the Student Research Scholarship to fund his thesis project. Ortega, whose concentration is global communicable diseases, will be examining a number of structural and environmental factors in order to determine which contribute to more […]
FBDR statewide meeting figured prominently in National Birth Defects Prevention Month
POne of the highlights of National Birth Defects Prevention Month was the Florida Birth Defects Registry statewide meeting held Jan. 8-9 at the Doubletree Westshore Hotel in Tampa. With the USF College of Public Health as its driving force, the registry’s third statewide meeting gathered some 50 attendees from across the state to explore implications […]
Public health graduates ready to put passions, new concentration to practice in 2015
Angelica Williams 2At the close of every semester, the USF College of Public Health honors its graduates before they embark on their professional endeavors.  Students file the stresses of their final semesters in “the past” and prepare themselves for their individual paths – graduate programs, fellowships, careers – whatever the future may hold! On Friday, Dec. 12, […]
“Spring WOW” launches new semester for COPH undergrads
Thanh LeThe Office of Undergraduate Studies at the USF College of Public Health collaborated with the Undergraduate Public Health Student Association to host its first Spring WOW event Jan. 8. The “WOW” in the name stands for “Week of Welcome.” The event was coordinated by the USF Office of New Student Connections. Aimed at launching the […]