Dr. Hanifa Denny, a PhD graduate of the USF College of Public Health, has been elected dean of the College of Public Health at Diponegoro University in her home town of Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia. She was chosen November 27 from among seven candidates.
Dr. Denny earned her bachelor of science in public health at Diponegoro. She later earned a Master of Public Health at the University of the Philippines in Manila before getting her public health doctorate and a graduate certificate in social marketing at COPH. She also holds graduate certificates from Ludwig Maximillian University in Munich, Germany, the National Institute of Working Life in Stockholm, Sweden, and the University of the Philippines.