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Emily Moore

One Health student Emi Moore tackles small ruminant plague in Uganda

Published: Feb 28th, 2018

Student Spotlight: Emi Moore “If their animals die, these people can’t eat. They can’t afford to take their kids to school. They can’t afford medicine. We want to help protect their livelihoods.” […]

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MPH Student, Marissa Valentine-King “Rocked” Public Health in 2017

Published: Jan 17th, 2018

Environmental and Global Health student, Marissa Valentine King, was recognized by the Journal of Public Health Management and Practice for the Students Who Rocked Public Health 2017. This is the second […]

EGH Department Chair elected as next President of SESOT

Published: Mar 3rd, 2017

Dr Tara Sabo-Attwood, Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Environmental and Global Health, has been elected as the next President of the Southeastern Regional Chapter of the Society […]

Apply for the new MHS Online program for Fall 2017!

Published: Feb 7th, 2017

Accepting applications now! Starting Fall 2017, students pursuing our MHS One Health degree will have the option of the traditional, on-campus curriculum or our new fully online program. Click here to […]

PhD Student Sarah White published on Atlas of Science

Published: Feb 1st, 2017

Sarah White, MPH, a fourth year Environmental and Global Health PhD student, recently published a research summary, “Occupational exposure to new influenza virus that infects cows” on the Atlas of […]

Caronne Rush named PHHP Employee of the year!

Caronne Rush named PHHP Employee of the year!

Published: Dec 21st, 2016

Our very own Caronne Rush was named this year’s PHHP Employee of the Year, along with Sharla Alexander in the department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences. Caronne Rush, an […]

Cover Letter/CV/Non-Academic Resume Writing Skills Workshop

Cover Letter/CV/Non-Academic Resume Writing Skills Workshop

Published: Nov 29th, 2016

Call for Poster Abstracts: Diversity Day

Published: Nov 14th, 2016

Theme: Promoting Inclusion in a Complex World. DEADLINE EXTENDED: Submissions Due Friday, December 9th by 5pm.

EGH Seminar Series: Marissa Valentine & Sarah White

Published: Oct 5th, 2016

EGH Ice Cream Social

Published: Sep 28th, 2016

We’ve rescheduled last week’s (intended) Ice Cream Social for this Thursday, October 13th! We look forward to seeing you all!

New mosquito-borne disease detected in Haiti

Published: Sep 16th, 2016

University of Florida researchers have identified a patient in Haiti with a serious mosquito-borne illness that has never before been reported in the Caribbean nation. Click here to read the […]

Multidisciplinary team reports the isolation of Enterovirus D68 from the plasma of a Haitian child with pneumonia

Published: Jun 23rd, 2016

A multidisciplinary team composed of researchers from the College of Public Health and Health Professions (Dept of Environmental and Global Health and Dept. of Health Services Research, Management, and Policy), […]

Zika Virus Vaccine Development Stalled by Concerns Over Marketability

Published: Jun 7th, 2016

Read about the newest developments in the efforts to market a Zika virus vaccine in this conversation with Dr. John Lednicky and The Contagion’s Brian Dunleavy here. Click here to […]

Article by multidisciplinary team listed as one of PLOS Journal’s Editors’ Picks in Microbiology, category Clincal Science and Epidemiology

Published: Jun 2nd, 2016

An article titled “Zika Virus Outbreak in Haiti in 2014: Molecular and Clinical Data”, written by a multidisciplinary team comprised of researchers from the College of Public Health and Health […]

Environmental and Global Health study reveals best evidence to-date of human infection by influenza D virus

Published: Jun 2nd, 2016

First identified in 2011, influenza D virus (IDV) is now recognized as a pathogen of cattle and swine.  The virus is able to infect and replicate in the same types […]

Flu vaccination programs have potential to be self-sustaining in Florida

Flu vaccination programs have potential to be self-sustaining in Florida

Published: May 23rd, 2016

School-located influenza vaccination programs led by local health departments could be cost-effective throughout the state of Florida, according to a study published recently in the journal Vaccine. “Our research shows […]

Congratulations Graduates!

Published: May 11th, 2016

Congratulations to all of our Spring 2016 Environmental & Global Health Graduates: Poulomy Chakraborty (PhD) Moise Ngwa (PhD) Jennifer Bouland (MHS) Kirsten Berling (MPH) Arnel Duvet (MPH) Kevin LaMoureaux (MPH) Lorie Marie […]

Multi-disciplinary team publishes their work on the molecular, clinical, and phylogenetic analyses of Zika virus from Haitian plasma specimens.

Published: Apr 27th, 2016

Scientists from the UF College of Public Health (Dept. of Environmental and Global Health and from Department of Health Services Research, Management, and Policy) , from the UF College of […]

EGH Student Helena Chapman Represents the State of Florida at 2016 CDC Millenial Health Leaders Summit.

Published: Apr 27th, 2016

This past March, One Health Ph.D. student Helena Chapman was selected to participate in the 2016 Millennial Health Leaders Summit, along with fellow PHHP student Cara McDonnell. Offered by the Centers for Disease […]

Has Haiti’s cholera epidemic become a permanent problem?

Published: Apr 27th, 2016

Dr. Alex Weppelmann of the Department of Environmental & Global Health gives Haiti’s cholera epidemic an in-depth look in an article published on The Conversation. To read it, click here.

November 17th Seminar Series

Published: Nov 13th, 2015

Dr. Gregory Glass will be discussing Heterogeneity in Malaria Risk & Challenges for Control.  

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Dr. Tara Sabo-Attwood Named New Department Chair

Published: Sep 11th, 2015

The Department of Environmental and Global Health has chosen our own Dr. Sabo-Attwood to be the new chair.

Alumni Spotlight – Cuc Tran

Published: Sep 9th, 2015

Yaser Alsahafi Presents Research at 2015 National Oral Health Conference

Published: May 14th, 2015

The 2015 National Oral Health Conference took place from April 27-29 in Kansas City, Missouri.The NOHC is the premier meeting for dental public health. Dental public health professionals from around North […]

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Graduation!

Published: May 12th, 2015

The first weekend of May marked the graduation of a number of Environmental and Global Health students: EGH Students Cuc Tran MPH-EH Students Moniqe Bessette Kirstin Blanzy Melani Dickenson Daniel […]

EGH now offers three new One Health graduate programs: a PhD, an MHS, and a Certificate

Published: Mar 12th, 2012

One Health Research

Published: Jun 7th, 2011

The EGH department very strongly endorses the “One Health Initiative” approach to research which involves close collaborations with professionals who study human disease, animal disease, and environmental-associated disease.

New doctorate degree program to come Summer 2011

Published: Jun 2nd, 2011

Now Approved! On January 21, the Florida Board of Governors approved our PhD in Public Health with a concentration in Environmental and Global Health! PhD in Public Health with a […]