At the School of Public Health, you’ll be a part of our rigorous momentum towards healthier communities by engaging in hands-on courses, cutting-edge research, and practice-based experience enhanced by our unique 33-year partnership with the New York State Department of Health.

We provide defining experiences in public health – experiences that enable you to examine issues, explore possibilities, and create the change needed for a better tomorrow.

News & Events

  • Thoin Begum, a School of Public Health student recently honored by Global Kids.

    Pushing Boundaries for Public Health

    A master’s and soon-to-be PhD student is working hard to change the perception of public health - and a national non-profit is taking notice.

  • President Rodríguez stands with a smiling Excellence Award winner Kim Engel, associate director of the Performing Arts Center

    Excellence Rewarded

    President Rodríguez and Interim Provost Edelgard Wulfert, center, congratulate this year's President's Awards for Excellence winners.

  • Headshot of Eli Rosenberg

    Podcast: Preparing for the Next Zika Outbreak, with Eli Rosenberg

     Rosenberg is an associate professor of epidemiology and biostatistics.

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    School of Public Health
    University at Albany
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    Rensselaer, NY 12144

    Phone: (518) 402-0283
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