News : 2011 : August

Fairgoer Patrick Beauvais signs up for information from the University of Miami AHEC’s Claude-Mehu Francois.

School Health Initiative Provides Screenings at Health Fair

About a hundred people who attended the Community Health and Resource Fair in North Miami last month received free health screenings and learned about the free primary and preventive care services the Miller School’s Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation School Health Initiative offers at nine Miami-Dade County schools this year.

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Asma Aftab, M.D., M.P.H.

Miller School Researcher Dr. Asma Aftab Awarded Prestigious Fulbright Scholarship

Asma Aftab, M.D., M.P.H., research assistant professor of family medicine and community health, has been selected by the U.S. Department of State as a Fulbright scholar. As part of the prestigious program, Dr. Aftab will introduce a comprehensive tobacco cessation and training curriculum program for undergraduate, graduate and faculty development audiences in two Pakistani universities.

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