Excellence in Health: A Year in Review

The Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work has released its 2021 Impact Report: Excellence in Health. The report is a collection of stories that highlight the impactful work being done by Stempel College faculty, staff, and students. The past two years have tested communities, and the Stempel College community has stepped up […]

Epidemiology professor offers tips on how to protect yourself from Omicron

The highly contagious Omicron variant of the coronavirus has led to a significant rise in infections and breakthrough cases across the country. Mary Jo Trepka, professor and chair of epidemiology at the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work, answers questions on how to best protect yourself and your loved ones. What is the […]

Dean of FIU-Stempel College awarded 2022 Society of Toxicology Translational Impact Award

Tomás R. Guilarte, Ph.D., dean of the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work and professor in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences at Florida International University, is the recipient of this year’s prestigious Society of Toxicology Translational Impact Award. The Society of Toxicology (SOT) is a professional and scholarly organization of scientists […]

Stempel College faculty recognized by the City of Miami for COVID-19 response efforts

On Thursday, January 13, 2022, Miami Mayor Francis Suarez and City of Miami commissioners recognized three FIU faculty members from the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work for their expertise and tireless contributions to the city’s COVID-19 response efforts. The award ceremony took place during a City of Miami Commission Meeting at […]