HealthStreet community health worker UF’s HealthStreet expands to rural counties with support from Florida Blue Foundation grant

HealthStreet brings its innovative model of community engagement to Putnam and Union counties, thanks to a new $300,000 grant from the Florida Blue Foundation.

UF researchers call for close attention to flu viruses

Dr. John Lednicky and colleagues say regional monitoring of the flu virus could help build a better flu vaccine.

Electrical stimulation therapy can relieve low back pain in older adults

The therapy could offer older adults with chronic pain an effective alternative to other treatments, including prescription painkillers, say UF pain researchers.

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Master of Public Health Program


UF Master of Public Health Program Soars with 91% Certified in Public Health Exam pass rate.

  • The Certified in Public Health (CPH) credential distinguishes public health professionals at the cutting edge of an ever-evolving field.
  • Among UF public health graduates taking the exam in 2015, 9 out 10 passed the exam scoring above the national average according to the National Board of Public Health Examiners.
  • The College of Public Health and Health Professions Dean's Office supports MPH students seeking this certification by awarding a limited number of fee vouchers worth up to $385 to cover the cost of the exam.

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