• SPH Student Monroe Marshall smiles in front of the Albany County Department of Health, where he has been working as a contact tracer during the pandemic. Aerial of UAlbany's Health Sciences campus

    Defining experiences in public health

    Improving public health through learning, discovery, and innovation.

  • SPH Student Caryl English smiles at the camera. Two women holding laptops and backpacks as they walk across campus. Pink flowers and bright green folliage are in the background.

    Training public health leaders

    Providing meaningful hands-on experiences to prepare students to make an impact.

Coronavirus Research and Response

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Doctoral graduates employed within 6 months of graduation
93%
MPH graduates working in public health within one year
85%
MPH graduates working in public health within 6 months
Research

Areas of Research Expertise Include:

- Cancer epidemiology and cancer genomics

- COVID-19 and emerging diseases

- Evidence-based healthcare

- Food systems and childhood obesity

- Health disparities and health equity

- Health effects of climate change and the environment

- HIV policy and prevention

- Infectious disease epidemiology

- Maternal and child health

- Social epidemiology and social determinants of health

- Violence and addiction

 

Dr. Feingold and Dr. Hosler work in the local region to address food waste and its contribution to climate change.
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year partnership between UAlbany and the New York State Department of Health
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School of Public Health
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Rensselaer, NY 12144
Office Hours

On-Site: Tuesday and Wednesday, 8 am-12 pm

Virtual: Monday - Friday, 8 am-5 pm