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100% of Epidemiology Students Published in 2016-2017

Published: Oct 18th, 2017

The 2016-2017 academic year was a busy time for the Department of Epidemiology’s PhD students. 100% of our 23 PhD students published at least one manuscript or letter to the […]

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Dr. Robert Cook Awarded NIDA R01 Grant to Study Marijuana and HIV

Published: Oct 18th, 2017

Robert L. Cook, MD, MPH, Professor in Epidemiology, Director of the Southern HIV and Alcohol Research Consortium (SHARC) and Chair of the Florida Consortium for HIV/AIDS Research (FCHAR), has achieved […]

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HealthStreet Collaborator Serves as Vehicle for Change

Published: Oct 18th, 2017

In partnership with HealthStreet and UF/IFAS, theFresh Wagon Mobile Farm Market Employee Wellness Pilot Program was launched in early 2017. Between February and June of this year, the Fresh Wagon […]

Epidemiology PhD Students Publish in Several Elite Journals

Published: Sep 19th, 2017

Over the past months, Epidemiology PhD students have seen several first-authored publications appear in elite journals. In June, Epidemiology PhD student Zhaoyi Chen and Epidemiology faculty Dr. Mattia Prosperi published […]

Dr. Mattia Prosperi Receives Grant from National Science Foundation

Published: Sep 19th, 2017

Associate Professor in Epidemiology Mattia Prosperi, MEng, PhD, recently received a Science of Organizations (SoO) grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Dr. Prosperi will partner with the UF Department […]

Epidemiology PhD Student Elected President of PHHP DSC

Published: Sep 19th, 2017

PhD student in Epidemiology Sadaf Milani was recently elected as president of the PHHP Doctoral Student Council (DSC). The purpose of the DSC is to foster social integration and academic […]

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 […]

Dr. Jim Chen Wins CTSI Clinical Research Pilot Award

Published: Aug 15th, 2017

Professor in Epidemiology Xinguang (Jim) Chen, MD, PhD, was recently awarded a Patient-Oriented Clinical Research Pilot Award from the UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI). Dr. Chen’s research has […]

Dr. Mattia Prosperi Receives SEC Visiting Faculty Travel Grant

Published: Aug 15th, 2017

Associate Professor in Epidemiology Mattia Prosperi, MEng, PhD, recently received a Southeastern Conference (SEC) Visiting Faculty Travel Grant from the Office of the Provost. The SEC Faculty Travel program is […]

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Dr. Robert Cook Named Chair of FCHAR

Published: Aug 15th, 2017

Professor in Epidemiology Robert L. Cook, MD, MPH, has been named chair of the Florida Consortium for HIV/AIDS Research (FCHAR), the scientific arm of The AIDS Institute. FCHAR was created […]