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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 Bernard Harlow serves as the division head.

Recent News

Call him ‘Chuck’

School of Public Health Professor Charles Oberg thinks using titles can make it harder to talk with someone. “I’ve had doctors, students, social workers and PhDs in my classes…

July 7, 2014EpiCH Faculty Homepage News

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Miles becomes Speaker-Elect for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ House of Delegates

Aida Miles, director of the coordinated master’s program in Public Health Nutrition, recently became speaker-select for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ House of Delegates. In this position Miles…

May 30, 2014Awards EpiCH Faculty

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Six PhD students named Dissertation Fellows

Six School of Public Health doctoral students have received veritable golden tickets through fellowships awarded by the Graduate School. Front Row: Hilary Whitham, Gilbert Gonzales and Debashree Ray. Back…

May 16, 2014Awards Biostat Student News Biostats

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