Recent University Beat episodes
International Medicine (February 9, 2009)
USF's College of Medicine is moving beyond the borders of Florida - and even the United States - with its Office of International Affairs. University Beat shows you how the school is trying to improve global health by teaching medical professionals and students around the world the latest clinical practices.
Student Tutors (February 2, 2009)
Students in USF's College of Education are teaching AND learning at the same time by serving as tutors at a number of Hillsborough County Middle Schools. University Beat shows you how the tutoring project of the SunCoast Area Teacher Training (SCATT) Honors Program, with the backing of a legendary Bay area businessman, is preparing the teachers of tomorrow and helping the students of today.
Coastal Cities Summit (January 26, 2009)
USF St. Petersburg recently hosted scientists, policy makers and other experts from around the U.S. and almost thirty other countries at the "Coastal Cities Summit." University Beat brings you to St. Petersburg Beach for the summit, where the water-related values and vulnerabilities of areas like Tampa Bay were the topic of discussion.
Holocaust & Genocide Studies Center (January 19, 2009)
In an effort to help foster research and understanding of genocide, as well as hopefully one day end it, USF Libraries has created the Holocaust & Genocide Studies Center. University Beat takes you to the Center to examine its archives, which include access to a collection of nearly 52-thousand video testimonies from Holocaust survivors, rescuers and war crimes trials participants.
HIV Clinical Research (January 12, 2009)
Since 1995, USF's Division of Infectious Disease and the Florida Department of Health have been working together to find the best treatment and diagnostic tools for HIV and AIDS. This week's University Beat brings you to the Clinical Research Unit to talk to the researchers who are conducting dozens of studies and the patients who are benefiting from them.
Digital Media in Health Care (January 5, 2009)
USF Health is on the cutting edge in using digital media, like iTunes U and mobile devices, to both serve its patients and educate its students better. This week’s University Beat takes you to a recent USF and Apple co-produced Leadership Symposium that showed more than two-hundred participants from around the world the latest technology and the ways they can use it in health care.