School of Public Health News from the UAlbany News Center

Commencement 2016

Commencement 2016 in Photos

More than 3,100 undergraduate and graduate students participated in the University at Albany’s 172nd Commencement ceremonies, Friday, May 13, through Sunday, May 15.


School of Public Health, Downstate Medical Partner to Conduct HIV Research, Training in Kazakhstan

A new program led by the School of Public Health and SUNY Downstate Medical Center will build capacity at the Kazakh National Medical University to conduct research addressing HIV treatment gaps.

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$10 Million NIH Endowment Grant Positions UAlbany as the Leading Northeast Hub for Health Disparities Education and Research

The University has been awarded a $10 million National Institutes of Health (NIH) endowment grant, with which it will launch a major public engagement initiative to address the future of minority health disparities in the Northeastern United States.

$10 million endowment grant supports minority health disparities research at UAlbany

UAlbany Faculty Showcase Broad Spectrum of Minority Health Disparities Research

The transdisciplinary nature of the new $10 million NIH endowment grant will involve nearly 50 faculty in six of UAlbany’s nine schools and colleges.

Global Health

UAlbany Partners with Turkish Government on Developing Patient-Focused Drug Policies

The Global Institute of Health and Human Rights is assisting a delegation from Turkey to shift the global perspective on drug users from a criminal-focused to a patient-focused approach.