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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    CHWS Infographic Shows America All that Dental Hygienists Can and Can't Do

    The Center for Health Workforce Studies has released an infographic designed to help policy makers better understand differences in dental hygiene scopes of practice across states.

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    UAlbany Study Examines Connections between Persistent Organic Pollutants and Infertility

    A new UAlbany-led study has found a significant negative association between higher levels of pollutants and response to IVF treatments.

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    UAlbany, Downstate Medical Tackle Ukraine HIV Epidemic

    UAlbany and SUNY Downstate Medical are partnering to expand HIV testing and training with the help of a new five year, $1.5 million Training Grant from the National Institutes of Health’s Fogarty International Center.

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    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.

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    Earn a Master's in Public Health Degree Online

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    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