Eleven PHHP employees have been named UF Superior Accomplishment award winners in the Health Science Center division.
Fizza Imran, a graduate of the bachelor’s in public health program and a current master’s in public health student, spent the spring semester as the UF Health Cancer Center’s first cancer policy intern.
Two graduating MPH students, Pamela Sanchez and Omari Richins, have been selected for prestigious post-graduate positions.
Felix Lorenzo came to Florida with his family through the Cuba Lottery program when he was 8. Now graduating with a master’s degree in public health, he hopes to reduce health disparities in U.S. Spanish-speaking populations.
Three recent UF M.P.H. graduates are beginning fellowships this fall with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the nation’s leading public health institution.
Ben Anderson is the first American student to intern with the Chinese National Influenza Center, part of China's Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
The College of Public Health and Health Professions has partnered with Florida A&M University’s Institute of Public Health to establish the Rural South Public Health Training Center.
Ed Buckley founded peerFit.com to helps users search for local group fitness classes or use the site’s tools to build online communities for their own fitness groups.