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PHHP Diversity Day

The College’s first Diversity Day, held on March 19, was a tremendous success. The event began with a Distinguished Scholar Lecture by Dr. Donna Hubbard McCree, Associate Director for Health […]

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Dr. Giselle Carnaby, Mentor for “Pathways”

Dr. Giselle Carnaby, associate professor in the BSCH Department, recently received an award at the International Dysphagia Research Society (DRS) Conference for her scientific presentation entitled, “Relationships among videofluoroscopic scales […]

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Dr. Alba Amaya-Burns, International Observer

Dr. Alba Amaya-Burns, clinical associate professor in the BSCH department, is an experienced health care leader with extensive research experience relating to public health practice in international settings. She recently […]

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HSRMP: Affordable Care Act Information Event

Associate professor Allyson Hall, adjunct faculty member Jeffrey Feller of the WellFlorida Council, and PHHP MPH student Blosmeli Leon were featured in a Gainesville Sun article about student ACA health […]

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Dr. Catherine Striley – Entrepreneurship Faculty Fellow

Dr. Catherine Striley, Assistant Professor,selected as an Entrepreneurship Faculty Fellow. Dr. Michael Morris is the director of the Entrepreneurship Faculty Fellow program, which is administered through the Warrington College of […]

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APHA Public Health NewsWire!

  To keep you informed of up-to-the-minute news in public health the Public Health Program at the University of Florida is streaming the American Public Health Association’s (APHA) Public Health […]

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Welcome from Dr. Sarah McKune

McKuneWelcome to the world of Public Health!  Through research, teaching, and service, we at the University of Florida are working to address the dynamic health challenges confronted by individuals and societies around the world. Our Public Health programs are built by and made up of some of the leading researchers and practitioners in their fields.  From infectious disease to chronic disease; from domestic issues to global challenges; from microbiology of pathogens to policies that determine health services, we offer a range of programs that will appeal to your interests, challenge your thinking, and advance your career options.

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Department of Epidemiology Welcomes Dr. Jim Chen

Feb 27th, 2014

The department welcomes Professor Xinguang (Jim) Chen, MD, PhD. Dr. Chen is an established behavioral epidemiologist, and his research has been characterized by advanced statistical analysis, linear and nonlinear system […]

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Dr. Deepthi Varma Joins the Department of Epidemiology

Feb 27th, 2014

The Department of Epidemiology is pleased to welcome new faculty member, Research Assistant Scientist Dr. Deepthi Varma, whose first day was January 17. She received her doctoral degree in Psychiatric […]

Dr. Afsar Ali and UF Research Team Demonstrate Established Environmental Reservoirs of Toxigenic V. cholerae in Haiti

Established Environmental Reservoirs of Toxigenic V. cholerae in Haiti

Feb 27th, 2014

A team led by Dr. Afsar Ali, a research associate professor in the Department of Environmental and Global Health, College of Public Health and Health Professions, and Emerging Pathogens Institute […]

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Dr. Amy Cantrell Receives 2013-2014 Superior Accomplishment Award

Feb 26th, 2014

Biostatistics Clinical Assistant Professor Dr. Amy Cantrell was a recipient of the UF 2013-2014 Superior Accomplishment Award in Category 6: Academic Personnel. The Superior Accomplishment Award recognizes faculty and staff […]


The Florida Chapter of the ASA 2014 Annual Meeting

Feb 26th, 2014

Led by Assistant Professor Yueh-Yun Chi, the Department of Biostatistics hosted the 2014 Florida Chapter of the American Statistical Association (ASA) Annual Meeting on February 7-8th at the Clinical and […]