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Epidemiology & Community Health


The Division of Epidemiology & Community Health focuses on disease and health in various populations. Our faculty and students examine the distribution, cause and prevention of diseases, and how human behavior affects overall health. The division offers MPH, MS and PhD degrees. Professor Dianne Neumark-Sztainer serves as the interim division head.

Recent News

CIDRAP Publishes Analysis Examining Ebola Transmission

A new comprehensive analysis from the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP) at the University of Minnesota, involving leading International Ebola researchers, examines what is known about…

February 19, 2015EpiCH Faculty Homepage News

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Panel Makes Recommendations to Fast-Track Ebola Vaccine Development

A panel of international experts, concerned about the acknowledged risk that Ebola transmission could continue into the foreseeable future, today published a roadmap to fast-track development of Ebola vaccines….

February 18, 2015EpiCH Faculty Homepage News

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Featured Faculty Series – Traci Toomey on Alcohol Policy

Traci Toomey Join us on Thursday, February 12, 4:30-6 p.m. for a faculty seminar, “How does alcohol availability affect our communities and what can we do about it?” featuring…

January 20, 2015EpiCH Events Homepage Events

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