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Drs. Sherrilene Classen and Sonam Lasopa Named PHHP 2017 Outstanding Alumnae

Published: Sep 5th, 2017

The College of Public Health and Health Professions is pleased to announce the PHHP Outstanding Alumni for 2017. They will be honored at a ceremony during the college’s alumni reunion […]

Does daily exercise cut back on older adults’ sedentary life? Study: not so much

Published: Jul 18th, 2017

It looks like it might be tougher than anyone thought to lure older adults away from binge-watching TV shows and other sedentary activities. Increasing moderate-intensity exercise in older adults led […]

MSE Graduate Wins New Investigator Award from APIC

Published: Jun 21st, 2017

Marko Predic, an MSE graduate in the class of fall 2016, recently won a New Investigator Award for an abstract submitted to the Association of Professionals in Infection Control (APIC) […]

Federal Law Regulating a Chemical Needed to Make Cocaine Helps Protect Mothers and Babies

Published: May 16th, 2017

Federal regulation of a chemical used in the illegal manufacture of cocaine appears to have helped lower cocaine-related hospital stays for new mothers and babies in the United States. Chris […]

Two epidemiology graduates make headlines

Published: Jan 23rd, 2017

A group led by Dr. Chris Delcher, a former doctoral student in epidemiology, is fighting prescription drug abuse by making a statewide database more useful for physicians. Dr. Taj Azarian’s research found that […]

Epidemiology graduate, lead author on new study that eases fears of airborne Ebola

Published: May 15th, 2015

At the peak of the Ebola epidemic last fall came a frightening new possibility: a mutation that could allow the disease to spread through the air. Now University of Florida researchers have dispelled this concern using data from current and past Ebola outbreaks.

Epidemiology alumni part of team that received funding to evaluate Florida’s prescription drug monitoring program

Published: Mar 5th, 2015

Chris Delcher, a graduate from Summer 2014 and now an Assistant Professor at the University of Florida, is part of team that has partnered with state’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program to analyze new developments and examine the effectiveness of the state monitoring entity.

Epidemiology graduate named in 2014 PHHP Outstanding Alumni

Published: Feb 4th, 2015

Dyanne Herrera, M.P.H., serves as the chief of the Office of Assessment and Evaluation in the Bureau of Women’s and Children’s Health at the Arizona Department of Health Services. She […]

Dr. Michael "Brad" Cannell

Epidemiology PhD Alumni accepted into the 2014 Butler-Williams Scholars Program

Published: Jun 5th, 2014

Dr. Michael “Brad” Cannell (PhD in Epidemiology, 2013) who is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the University of North Texas has been accepted into the 2014 Butler-Williams Scholars Program.

Shaun Ajinkya is our 2013 Outstanding Young Alum for the Department of Epidemiology

Shaun Ajinkya is our 2013 Outstanding Young Alum for the Department of Epidemiology

Published: Nov 12th, 2013

Shaun Ajinkya is our 2013 Outstanding Young Alum for the Department of Epidemiology. He was born and raised in Gainesville, FL. He is a two-time Gator having received his B.Sc […]