Upcoming Events

02/12/2016 - 12:15pm
"A systematic review of sex-based differences in diarrheal disease and helminthic infections" Varadan Sevilimedu, Georgia Southern University Varadan Sevilimedu is currently a biostatistics DrPH student at the Jiann Ping Hsu College of Public Health, Georgia Southern University. He has an MBBS (Bachelors of Medicine, Bachelors of Surgery) degree from India and obtained a Masters’ degree in Public Health from Georgia Southern University in 2010. From 2011 to 2013, he worked as a Research Statistician for the CDC at the Office on Smoking Health, where he conducted research on temporal trends in smoking across the United States and also on the effects of mentholated cigarettes on smoking prevalence among adolescents in the United States. In January 2014, he joined the DrPH program at Georgia Southern University to pursue his academic interests in biostatistics and infectious disease modeling. Everyone is welcome to attend!
02/12/2016 - 5:00pm
The health promotion major is high demand and has an application for admission. Information about applying for admission to the Health Promotion major can be found here:  www.publichealth.uga.edu/hpb/admission/procedures
02/17/2016 - 11:00am
We will have an Information Table set up at the Miller Learning Center, across from Jittery Joe's, with information about the graduate degree programs we offer.
02/17/2016 - 5:30pm
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02/19/2016 - 3:30pm
Academic Affairs will host a promotion & tenure seminar for all interested faculty.  To try and accommodate teaching schedules (and our P&T timeline), the seminar will be Friday, February 19th at 3:30 pm in room 31 at Rhodes Hall, HSC (Garden level by the IT offices).  The purpose of this seminar will be to discuss CPH specific procedures and criteria.  All faculty are welcome whether or not you are planning on going up this year.  I will start the seminar with a brief overview of CPH procedures and our timeline for this P&T cycle (2016).  The bulk of the time will be spent by our distinguished panel who will discuss their perceptions of our criteria and how to be successful through the process.  The panel will consist of Phaedra Corso, Erin Lipp and Chris Whalen who have agreed to share their thoughts and answers questions you might have. 
02/22/2016 - 12:00pm
Join representatives from Mercer, Georgia State, Georgia Southern, Emory and The University of Georgia for a roundtable discussion followed by a mini college fair.
02/22/2016 - 3:30pm
The Academic Affairs office and the CPH Undergraduate Ambassadors invite you to join them for a graduate student and alumni panel.   Graduate students from public health and the medical partnership will present.   Local alumni will also present on working in public health after college.   Everyone welcome.
03/07/2016 - 8:00am
No classes this week. UGA offices remain open.  
03/18/2016 - 3:00pm
All CPH Faculty are asked to attend the public health faculty meetings.