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Usha Kundu, MD College of Health

The Usha Kundu, MD College of Health strives to produce the health care and health industry experts the medical communities and companies desperately require. Our programs offer an interprofessional education through hands-on experience at the University of West Florida with innovative programs that are taught across multiple disciplines, giving students a wide range of options for a professional career in the health industry.

UKCOH News

UWF nursing students aid local Florida Deptartment of Health officials by administering COVID-19 vaccinations at a vaccination facility in Milton, Florida, on Mar. 17, 2021.

UWF nursing students administering COVID-19 vaccinations

University of West Florida nursing students are on the front line of the vaccination effort in Northwest Florida, administering vaccines to priority individuals. Since February, 54 nursing students have administered vaccinations at various locations throughout the area in partnership with Ascension Sacred Heart and the Escambia County Health Department.

UWF to offer fully online bachelor’s in public health in Fall 2021

Starting in Fall 2021, the University of West Florida will offer a new fully online Bachelor of Science in Public Health degree, pending approval from the Florida Board of Governors. The UWF Board of Trustees approved the new degree program during its quarterly meeting held on March 18, 2021. The interdisciplinary program will be housed in the Department of Public Health in the Usha Kundu, MD College of Health.

UWF nursing student in the Nursing Skills and Simulation Learning Center

UWF nursing graduates post top scores on national licensure exam 

The University of West Florida School of Nursing topped the state and national averages for 2020 by wide margins, as 95.97% of its graduates passed the National Council Licensure Examination-Registered Nurses on their first attempt. UWF surpassed the national average for first-time pass rate by over five percentage points and exceeded the state mark by nearly 10 points. 

UKCOH Events

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 19:30:00 -0500
Mon, 27 Sep 2021 19:30:00 -0500

String Faculty Recital

The UWF String Trio Recital is the final event of the UWF StringFest (June-August 2021). The UWF Williams School of Music is the sponsor of this annual summer festival offered free of charge to the local middle and high school string students. The festival faculty consists of the principal players of the Pensacola Symphony, local public school music teachers, UWF faculty and recent alumnae, who are presently doctoral students at such leading institutions as the University of Iowa and Indiana University. This 30-minute recital program includes two of the most beloved, charming, and heartbreakingly poignant pieces in the chamber music literature for strings.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 19:30:00 -0500

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 16:00:00 -0500
Tue, 28 Sep 2021 16:00:00 -0500

Think Ahead: Time Management and Study Skills Workshop

Join us live through Zoom to learn how to Think Ahead. This interactive workshop will help you beat procrastination, plan your weeks better, and build study strategies that give you the results you want. We combine time management and study strategies to help you become a more efficient learner. Visit https://bit.ly/TLRworkshops for information about each workshop, event dates, and registration instructions.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 16:00:00 -0500

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 19:00:00 -0500
Tue, 28 Sep 2021 19:00:00 -0500

Parent/Family Virtual Information Session

Join a UWF Admissions Representative for a virtual Parent/Family Information Session to learn more about UWF and how we are helping students achieve success.

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 19:00:00 -0500

Usha Kundu, MD College of Health

Building 234, Suite 203
11000 University Pkwy
Pensacola, FL 32514
850.474.2563
coh@uwf.edu