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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  • Photo of David Holtgrave recording his Academic Minute episode in WAMC's studio.

    ‘University at Albany Week’ Airs on WAMC Northeast Public Radio’s The Academic Minute

    UAlbany faculty members received a national spotlight last week on the NPR-syndicated station.

  • Dean David Holtgrave and associate professor Eli Rosenberg

    HIV & Hepatitis C: A Complex Web

    Research in the SPH is addressing two viruses that share commonalities and disproportionately affect the same populations.

  • Professors Appleton, Udo and Tracy discuss their recent research about childhood adversity.

    Childhood Adversity to Adulthood Depression

    A SPH team finds that the mental health effects of childhood adversity can last long into adulthood.

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