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Linda Cottler begins new chapter

Published: Dec 17th, 2018

Linda B. Cottler, Ph.D., M.P.H., FACE, will step down from her position as chair of the department of epidemiology in the UF College of Public Health and Health Professions and […]

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Our application deadline has changed!

Published: Nov 28th, 2018

All applications to our PhD in Epidemiology and Master of Science in Epidemiology programs must be submitted by December 1st, 2018, for fall 2019 admission.

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Drs. Boucher and Prosperi Receive New R01 Grant

Published: Nov 28th, 2018

Associate Professor and Preeminence Faculty of Epidemiology, Mattia Prosperi, MEng, PhD, and Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE), Christina Boucher, PhD are MPIs on a new […]

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College faculty, students recognized during International Education Week

Published: Nov 20th, 2018

The University of Florida International Center honored a College of Public Health and Health Professions faculty member and several graduate students during International Education Week, held November 12 to 16. […]

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Mirsada Serdarevic: Why is mental health never a priority?

Published: Nov 19th, 2018

If you are a student or an employee at the University of Florida, there is a good chance you have seen the band practice on their new field as you […]

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Study examines non-medical opioid use among adolescents

Published: Nov 16th, 2018

A University of Florida study published in the journal Addictive Behaviors finds that 3 percent of 10-18 year-olds had misused opioids in the past 30 days. Most participants reported the […]

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Drs. Knackstedt and Cottler Receive New R21/R33 Award

Published: Oct 18th, 2018

Dean’s Professor and Chair, Linda B. Cottler, PhD, MPH, FACE, and Lori Knackstedt, PhD, Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology, are MPIs on a new Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Award […]

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Newest PhD Graduate Receives Laurence G. Branch Doctoral Student Award

Published: Oct 18th, 2018

Summer 2018 graduate of the PhD in Epidemiology program, Sadaf Milani, PhD, MPH, CPH, recently received an award from the American Public Health Association (APHA) Aging & Public Health Section […]

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Epidemiology New Student Potluck

Published: Oct 18th, 2018

On September 8th, both new and continuing Epidemiology PhD students gathered together to welcome the new cohort of doctoral students and to celebrate their diversity. An array of foods were […]

2018 Student Orientation

Epidemiology Hosts Largest New Student Orientation to Date

Published: Oct 16th, 2018

On August 17th, the Department of Epidemiology hosted the largest (and most fun) new student orientation ever, with 93 attendees. Faculty, staff, and current students all welcomed the 9 new […]