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New Shands Quasi-Endowment Studies Funded

Published: Apr 3rd, 2017

Each year the Shands Quasi-Endowment program awards grants to enhance the mission of Shands and other Health Sciences Colleges. This year two Epidemiology faculty were selected for funding for the […]

Genomic Virology Workshop Collaboration

Published: Apr 3rd, 2017

In early March a Genomic Virology Workshop was held at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. Sponsored by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), the event was co-organized by Epidemiology Associate […]

Journal Club Publishing Success

Published: Apr 3rd, 2017

As part of Epidemiology Journal Club, taught by Dr. Linda Cottler, students are required to review a current article and write and submit a letter to the editor of that […]

New Business Manager Joins Epidemiology

Published: Apr 3rd, 2017

The Department of Epidemiology is excited to announce that Holly O’Ferrell joined the team in mid-January as our new Business Manager. Ms. O’Ferrell’s most recent post was with IFAS, in […]

Globalization may be fueling new epidemics of hepatitis C infection in China

Published: Mar 8th, 2017

Increased economic growth and international travel may be responsible for waves of hepatitis C outbreaks in China, according to a new study published in the Journal of Viral Hepatitis.

New Year News for Dr. Robert Cook

Published: Jan 30th, 2017

Director of the Southern HIV and Alcohol Research Consortium (SHARC) Dr. Robert Cook recently received word from the Office of the Provost and Senior Vice President that his proposed SHARC […]

Dr. David Cheng joins Epidemiology Faculty

Published: Jan 30th, 2017

Dr. David Cheng joined the Department of Epidemiology as an Assistant Professor on November 15. Dr. Cheng is a cancer and nutritional epidemiologist.  He received his Ph.D. in Epidemiology from […]

Dr. Tracey Barnett among reviewers for Surgeon General Report

Published: Jan 30th, 2017

Dr. Tracey Barnett was among the reviewers for the E-Cigarette Use Among Youth and Young Adults: A Report of the Surgeon General. The report that the uses of electronic cigarettes […]

New Year News for Dr. Robert Cook

Published: Jan 30th, 2017

Director of the Southern HIV and Alcohol Research Consortium (SHARC) Dr. Robert Cook recently received word from the Office of the Provost and Senior Vice President that his proposed SHARC […]

Dr. David Cheng joins Epidemiology Faculty

Published: Jan 30th, 2017

Dr. David Cheng joined the Department of Epidemiology as an Assistant Professor on November 15. Dr. Cheng is a cancer and nutritional epidemiologist.  He received his Ph.D. in Epidemiology from […]