Sunshine Education & Research Center


Training Programs

The Sunshine ERC plays a strong role in the education of professionals in the areas of Environmental and Occupational Health. Academic Training Programs are offered by the Sunshine ERC through the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, and Public Health. An Interdisciplinary approach is taken when training our graduate students as they have the opportunity to interact and learn from each other through occupational health core courses research and class projects, community outreach activities and presenting research at state, regional and national  conferences. NIOSH tuition support and research related travel to professional conferences are available to graduate students w/ US citizenship or residency. Some programs offer additional stipends, please see Program Director for details. The Academic Programs include:

The Center is also committed to providing training to professionals in the workplace. The Continuing Education program offers non-academic training to the public workforce in the areas of occupational safety, industrial hygiene, occupational health nursing, occupational medicine, and occupational health psychology.

Please see the many programs offered through our Continuing Education program

For more information on any training programs please contact:

Kelly Freedman
University of South Florida College of Public Health
13201 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard, MDC 56
Tampa, Florida 33612
Phone: 813-974-7537