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Eliza Gordon

Gordon Receives UF Open Access Publishing Fund Award

Published: Apr 13th, 2018

SBS PhD student Eliza Gordon received an award for $1,708 from the University of Florida Open Access Publishing Fund to publish her qualifying exam paper entitled “What is the Evidence for Food Addiction?  A Systematic […]

Brittney Dixon

SBS Students Present Research at PHHP Research Day/Public Health Day 2018

Published: Apr 9th, 2018

SBS was well represented by MPH and Doctoral students at PHHP Research Day/Public Health Day on Friday, April 6. Check out each of the presenters with their work below. Brittney Dixon […]

SBS Doctoral Student Attends International Conference on Obesity

Published: Dec 4th, 2017

  Stephanie A. Lee, SBS third year doctoral student, had the opportunity to present a research poster on Thursday, November 2 at the Obesity Week conference in Washington, DC under […]

Carlyn

MPH Student Carlyn Ellison Volunteers During Hurricane Irma

Published: Oct 13th, 2017

Carlyn Ellison, a second year Social Behavioral Science Master’s of Public Health student in the College of Public Health and Health Professions, had just signed up as an American Red Cross volunteer […]

SBS MPH Student Dawit Rumicha Honored as an Emerging Scholar

Published: Aug 31st, 2017

First-year MPH SBS concentration student Dawit Rumicha, was honored as an Emerging Scholar at the 2017 International Conference on Diversity in Organizations, Communities & Nations at the University of Toronto. […]

SBS MPH Graduate Johanzynn Gatewood Interns at CNN

Published: May 30th, 2017

Recent MPH Spring 2017 Graduate Johanzynn Gatewood had the wonderful opportunity to intern at the CNN health and Medical News unit of CNN based in Atlanta Georgia. This special unit […]

SBS Doctoral Candidate Kanathy Haney Receives Two Distinctive Honors

Published: Feb 15th, 2017

Social and Behavioral Science Doctoral Candidate Kanathy Haney has been awarded two distinctive honors, the Palm Beach State College Employee Recognition Committee’s Bravo Award and the 2017 Dr. Martian Luther […]

Esther Piervil: UF Health Shands Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship

Published: Jan 23rd, 2017

BSCH doctoral candidate Esther Piervil, was awarded the UF Health Shands Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship for 2016-2017 in recognition of her strong commitment to the ideals and endeavors of the health professions.Her research interests focus on improving health outcomes related to chronic disease […]

Finding Their Own Voice: MPH Students Launch Public Health Blog

Published: Dec 1st, 2016

One of the major responsibilities of public health workers is to educate about a wide range of issues, from health policy to the latest infectious disease outbreak. Increasingly so, Americans […]

One Cow, One Family: Program Evaluation in Rwanda

Published: Oct 31st, 2016

There isn’t just one job trajectory for students in the Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health; the department prepares students for all different kinds of real-world challenges. Kelsea LeBeau […]