Tag: Health

Working at The National Institutes of Health Webinar

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Tune in at webcast.fiu.edu to learn about all the opportunities the National Institutes of Health offers students for their Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research. Open to all STEM, Health, or Public Administration majors! 

Miami Children’s Health Foundation 5K Run-Walk

Anderson, Hippocrates, Pasteur, and Semmelweis! HWCOM Panther Learning Communities have joined together for the 6th Annual Miami Children’s Health Foundation 5K Run-Walk supporting Nicklaus Children’s Hospital.

Join our team today at http://support.mchf.org/goto/FIUHWCOM

Team Name: FIU HWCOM Panther Learning Communities 

Saturday September 17th 7:30 a.m.

Coral Gables City Hall

405 Biltmore Way, Coral Gables, Florida

Advancing our Understanding of Gerontology: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Aging and Health Colloquium


Health and Well Being of the Hidden Poor – How the Federal Poverty Line Overlooks Economically Insecure Older Adults
Dr. Steven Wallace, Professor and Chair, Department of Community health Sciences, UCLA’s Fielding School of Public Health

Perspectives on Implementing a Psychosocial Research Program to Support Spousal Caregiving at the End of Life
Dr. Victoria Raveis, Research Professor and Director of New York University’s Psychosocial Research Unit on Health, Aging and the Community

Non-academic Career Tracts for PhDs through the VA
Dr. Bryan Ford, Hartford VA Scholar, Treatment Coordinator at the Birmingham VA Medical Center

Providing Nutrition Care to Elderly in a Rural Primary Care Practice When Evidence is Lacking or is Controversial
Dr. Kathy Kolasa, Professor Emeritus, Department of Family Medicine, East Carolina University

4 CEUs Available
Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES/MCHES)
Certified in Public Health (CPH)
Dietetics & Nutrition Continuing Professional Education Units (CPEU)
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT)
Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC)

Admission and CEUs are free, but registration is required
Box lunch will be offered
For information: Iliana Perez (305) 348-4903 | perezil@fiu.edu