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Epidemiology PhD Students Lead Student Organizations

Published: Jan 16th, 2018

Sadaf Milani is president of PHHP Doctoral Student Council (DSC). In the past, DSC has hosted panel discussions and social events. The DSC is also looking for suggestions for future […]

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Dr. Deepthi Varma Appointed to Healthy Start Board of Directors

Published: Jan 16th, 2018

Research Assistant Professor in Epidemiology Deepthi Varma, PhD, MPhil, MSW, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Healthy Start of North Central Florida Coalition. Florida’s Healthy Start […]

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Dr. Mark Hart’s Research Featured on ASPPH Website

Published: Jan 16th, 2018

Clinical Assistant Professor in Epidemiology Mark Hart, EdD, recently had his research featured on the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) website. In his two-part series on […]

PHHP faculty, students earn UF International Center awards

Published: Dec 7th, 2017

The University of Florida International Center honored a College of Public Health and Health Professions faculty member and several graduate students during its International Education Week celebration held in November. Linda B. […]

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Florida Epidemiology Students Achieve 100 Percent Publication Rate in 2016 – 2017

Published: Dec 6th, 2017

The 2016 – 2017 academic year was a busy time for the doctoral students in the department of epidemiology at the University of Florida College of Public Health and Health […]

To lift kids out of poverty, adults must be able to work

Published: Dec 5th, 2017

The poor often put health concerns on the back burner The ability to lift children out of poverty depends, in part, on the physical and mental health of their parents […]

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Florida may miss federal goal of more doctors using state’s prescription drug database

Published: Nov 27th, 2017

Amid an opioid epidemic in Florida, physicians and pharmacists are only making limited use of a statewide database meant to deter prescription drug abuse, University of Florida Health researchers have found. That […]

Epidemiology Celebrates Students, Trainees, and Faculty at Fall Celebration

Published: Nov 20th, 2017

As a show of appreciation for Epidemiology’s PhD, MSE, and MPH students, pre- and post-doctoral fellows, and graduate faculty, the Department of Epidemiology hosted its annual Fall Celebration the weekend […]

Epidemiology’s First Graduate Awarded NIMHD R01 Grant

Published: Nov 20th, 2017

Jennifer M. Reingle Gonzalez, PhD, the Department of Epidemiology’s first PhD graduate, recently received a $3.3 million R01 grant from the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD). […]

Department of Epidemiology Well-Represented at APHA Annual Meeting

Published: Nov 20th, 2017

The American Public Health Association (APHA) 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo was held this November in Atlanta, Georgia. Numerous Epidemiology PhD, MSE, and MPH students and faculty attended the meeting […]