The School of Public Health

The School of Public Health is a unique partnership between the New York State Department of Health and the University at Albany and offers an education based on cutting-edge research and practice-based experience.  The School creates educational, research and public health opportunities for students to actively address today’s most critical global health problems and “Advance Health Locally and Around the World.”

SPH News

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    Coming to America

    Senior Ibrahim Abdalla is taking advantage of the quality, affordable public higher education the University at Albany has to offer.

  • Sally Temple on Dr. Oz show.

    Biomed Scientist Featured as Guest on 'Dr. Oz'

    Sally Temple explains the dangers of phony stem cell clinics on the “Dr. Oz” show.

  • Janine Jurkowski

    Five Questions with Faculty: Janine Jurkowski

    Sailboats, vegetables and a passion for public health

  • Sally Temple

    The Cortex of the Matter

    A biomed scientist’s exploration of cerebral cortical development may lead to ways of counteracting developmental and neurodegenerative disorders

  • teledentistry

    UAlbany’s Center for Health Workforce Studies Finds Teledentisty Programs Increase Patient Access to Dental Services

    Teledentistry is emerging as a practical solution for patients living in rural areas, according to a new report by researchers at the University at Albany.

  • Jennifer Manganello, associate professor in the Department of Health Policy, Management & Behavior in the School of Public Health

    Health Advisor

    How a public health educator can help move research to policy.

  • Albany doctoral student Janmeet Saini

    Clear Vision

    Grad student's research may hold key to cure for age-related blindness.

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    Program Highlights

    Earn a Master's in Public Health Degree Online

    Woman studying for the online course

    This fully online program provides an exciting opportunity for public health professionals and others interested in the field to obtain a Master's Degree in Public Health.

    Contact the School

    School of Public Health
    University at Albany
    One University Place
    Rensselaer, NY 12144

    Phone: (518) 402-0283
    Fax: (518) 402-0329