School of Social Work honors top-performing student interns

The Social Work Student Interns of the Year Awards celebrate students who have displayed an exceptional commitment and dedication in their field internships. Students, along with their field instructors, are honored for their performance at the Phi Alpha Honor Society Luncheon, which is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. on March 24 at The Faculty Club in […]

Research Symposium in Nicaragua

The Beauchamp Foundation invited Dr. Eric Wagner, director of FIU-BRIDGE and professor in the School of Social Work, and Ana Maria Rodriguez, project coordinator of FIU-BRIDGE, to visit Nicaragua to speak about the dangers of underage drinking. The Beauchamp Foundation is a non-profit organization that concentrates on developing and implementing projects aimed to improve living […]

A discussion with New York Times journalist Donald McNeil Jr.

Donald McNeil Jr. of The New York Times will kick off Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work’s 2018 Colloquium Speakers Series. The prolific journalist will discuss “the best way to tell a public health story” with tips for writing a concise and impactful article on public health. The event, hosted by Stempel […]

Dean Tomás R. Guilarte Receives the HOT Distinguished Toxicologist Award

The Hispanic Organization of Toxicologists (HOT) selected Dr. Tomás R. Guilarte, dean of Florida International University’s (FIU) Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, as the recipient of this year’s Distinguished Toxicologist Award. The HOT organization was created by researchers of Hispanic origin with experience in scientific areas related to toxic effects of […]

Statement on the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World

Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work stood alongside Harvard University’s Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, John Hopkins University’s Bloomberg School of Public Health and 16 other schools in solidarity against accepting money from the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World, established by Philip Morris International. Philip Morris International is a tobacco […]

Psychiatry and Psychology Grand Rounds

Please join Stempel College for the 2017-2018 Psychiatry and Psychology Grand Rounds, hosted by our very own dean and professor of Environmental Health Sciences, Dr. Tomàs R. Guilarte! This event will advise medical professionals and students of the newest clinical research, while inspiring better patient care and strengthening medical knowledge. Dean Guilarte will discuss his research […]

Alumni Career Panel and Roundtable

Stempel College Alumni Career Panel and Roundtable Networking Luncheon: Thursday, February 8 For all Stempel College faculty, staff and students: In celebration of FIU Panther Alumni Week, Stempel College will be hosting two events: Stempel College Alumni Career Panel (9:30 to 11:30 a.m.) Stempel College Roundtable Networking Luncheon (noon to 2:00 p.m.) This is a […]