Funds totaling $16,500 were recently received by the Rangos School of Health Sciences and the Mylan School of Pharmacy.
- Dr. Anne Marie Hansen, Department of Occupational Therapy in the Rangos School, $6,500 additional funding, from the Frederic W. Sammons Family Foundation, for surveying the state of Occupational Therapy professional education in Africa. This brings the total award amount to date to $11,500. The period of this award will extend through Oct. 1, 2016.
- Dr. Lauren O’Donnell, Department of Pharmacology, $10,000 Faculty Development Fund award, for Protecting the Neonatal Brain: Conflicting Roles for Innate and Adaptive Immunity in Pediatric Infection. The period of the award extends through April 30, 2016.
Nearly 27 Years After Initial Trip to Florida Tomato Fields, Students and Staff Work Alongside Fair Food Movement
Immokalee is a quiet town in southwest Florida with a long history of unjust wages, unsafe working conditions and, in extreme instances, prosecuted cases of modern-day slavery for the migrant farmworkers who harvest 90 percent of the United States’ winter tomatoes.
- Nearly 27 Years After Initial Trip to Florida Tomato Fields, Students and Staff Work Alongside Fair Food Movement