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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    Heat, humidity, and heart disease

    According to two School of Public Health researchers and their colleagues across the globe, the effects of heat and humidity are not one and the same.

  • tax bill

    Tax Cuts, Healthcare Access and the Labor Market

    Assuming tax reform affects only personal finances? Think again.

  • Magdia De Jesus UAlbany

    A Scientist Looks Just Like You!

    Magdia De Jesus inspires students in the STEM fields with the many faces of modern research.

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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