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Dr. Rachel Yoho, Ph.D.
• Passport to Great Teaching for New Faculty Certificate Recipient
• Crucial Conversations Training Completer
• #NoWallsTeaching Champion
• Created a Resource to be Shared with the UF Teaching Community
Dr. Rachel Yoho teaches environmental health and global public health courses. She developed and teaches a new course, “Climate Change, the Environment, and the Future of Public Health.” Dr. Yoho is strongly committed to helping students develop their communication skills, particularly to align their communication strategies with the target audience, whether technical or non-technical. She is also invested in diversity, equity, and inclusion research and engagement in the classroom and the workplace.