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 address today’s most critical global health problems and “Advance Health Locally and Around the World.”
East Campus Notice
A School of Public Health center was recently named a Bronze winner in the 37th Annual Telly Awards.
School of Public Health Associate Professor Akiko Hosler’s latest research has found some new strategies for fighting the obesity epidemic in inner cities. A study of neighborhood food environment showed a link between lower rates of obesity and shopping at ethnic markets among Guyanese population in Schenectady.
Online Learning Spotlight: Fulfilling A Passion Via The Online Classroom
Aimee Grace, a Binghamton University alumna, discovered that she wanted to pursue a master’s degree, but couldn’t commit to a rigid class schedule due to her work responsibilities. She decided UAlbany‘s Master of Public Health program was the right one for her.
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.