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.

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  • Researchers on Muslim neighborhoods Recai Yucel and Samantha Friedman of the University at Albany

    Residential Inequality for Muslims

    University researchers discover factors of religion and race lead to housing disparities in Philadelphia.

  • female dentist

    Dental Field Diversification

    A study by the Center for Health Workforce Studies found that a shift in demographics might improve services for underserved populations.

  • associate professor Tomoko Udo

    Partnering for the Public Good

    Another local police department is working with a School of Public Health professor in their mission to help those struggling with addiction.

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