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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.

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UF to offer free baseline concussion tests for local children

Published: Jan 10th, 2013

UF will offer free baseline concussion tests for children ages 9 to 18 on Saturday, January 26 and Saturday, February 2 from noon to 4 p.m. at HealthStreet, 2401 S.W. Archer Rd., Gainesville.

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PHHP Distinguished Scholar Lecture Series

Published: Jan 9th, 2013

Dr. Norman Sartorius will present “Public health efforts to fight the stigma of mental disorders” on Monday, Jan. 28 from 4 to 5 p.m. in the HPNP Complex, room G101.


PHHP Alumni Reunion and Outstanding Alumni Awards photos

Published: Jan 2nd, 2013

PHHP alumni and friends gathered for the college’s annual reunion and outstanding alumni awards ceremony on Nov. 10.

A day at Lake Wauburg for PHHP families

A day at Lake Wauburg for PHHP families

Published: Dec 20th, 2012

The first PHHP Family Picnic was held at UF’s Lake Wauburg on Friday, November 9. Faculty and staff spent the afternoon with their families enjoying good food and plenty of activities.