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CTSI welcomes new Pilot Project Awardees and Academy of Research Excellence candidates

Published: Mar 29th, 2013

PHHP awardees include Jason Gravano, Tanisha Hill-Jarrett and Dr. Catherine Striley.


PHHP Distinguished Scholar Lecture Series

Published: Mar 19th, 2013

Dr. Kathleen Gensheimer will present “FDA’s Coordinated Outbreak Response and Evaluation Network: A Multidisciplinary/One Health Approach to Foodborne Outbreak Investigations” on Friday, April 5 from 12-1 p.m. in the Communicore Building, room C1-15.

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M.D.-Ph.D. student receives national AMA honor

Published: Mar 19th, 2013

Martin Wegman, an M.D. student and doctoral candidate in the department of epidemiology, is one of 20 students to receive the national 2013 Medical Student Leadership Award.

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University of Florida launches state’s first MOOCs — courses free to anyone who can log on

Published: Mar 19th, 2013

A human nutrition course taught by PHHP’s Dr. Kristina von Castel-Roberts has enrolled more than 45,000 students.


UF launches healthy lifestyle program for kids in rural North Florida

Published: Feb 27th, 2013

University of Florida will begin a study examining the effectiveness of a new healthy lifestyle program for children and parents who live in Flagler, Putnam and Suwannee counties.


2013 Superior Accomplishment Award winners named

Published: Feb 19th, 2013

Four PHHP employees have received UF Superior Accomplishment awards for 2013: Kimberly Foli, Vera Hemphill, Aaron McEnery and Cheryl Weston.

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Goodbye to a patient and friend

Published: Feb 13th, 2013

The department of speech, language, and hearing sciences was saddened to lose one of its favorite patients in December, Doris Mary Gomez, who passed away at age 105.


Florida forms new food safety center of excellence

Published: Feb 11th, 2013

The Food Safety Center of Excellence will be one of five national centers working to help public health agencies sharpen their response in the event of a foodborne illness outbreak.


Morrill Act Celebration: Rural Health

Published: Jan 29th, 2013

The College of Public Health and Health Professions will host “Morrill Act Celebration: Rural Health” on Friday, Feb. 15 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the HPNP Complex, room G101.

Rachel Shapiro and Meredith Meyer talk to Michael Kinney, a recruiter from Select Medical Rehabilitation Services Inc., during  PHHP Career Day on Feb. 15, 2012. Photo by Maria Belen Farias.

PHHP Career Day

Published: Jan 28th, 2013

PHHP students: Don’t miss this opportunity to talk with recruiters and learn more about your future careers on Feb. 12 from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the HPNP Complex ground floor reception area.