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Prospective Students


The School of Public Health is committed to developing tomorrow’s public health leaders, and we offer students numerous opportunities to develop their leadership skills and competencies.

As your leadership skills develop, you’ll learn how to influence others, practice professionalism, and convey confidence. We administer or promote a variety of leadership-focused opportunities, including:

Professional Development

Career Services
Mentor Program
Field Experience
Grad School Workshops

Community Services and Activities

Phillips Neighborhood Clinic
African Health Network
SPH Student Senate

Professional Organizations such as MPHAACHEAPHA

Student News

HPM student Gonzales published in NEJM

HPM-PhD student Gilbert Gonzales has achieved the prestigious feat of being published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Gonzales’ essay “Same-Sex Marriage—A Prescription for Better Health” was published in…

Community Health Initiative Scholarships

Additional scholarships are now available through the Community Health Initiative, a unique effort that focuses directly on communities that face public health disparities and other socio-economic issues. This initiative…

Webinar: A Virtual Tour of New SHADAC Data Center

The State Health Access Data Assistance Center (SHADAC) is hosting a webinar at noon on April 23, 2014, to provide a virtual tour of its redesigned data center. Joanna…

2014 Research Day Awards Results

Students, alumni and friends of the School of Public Health recently gathered for Research Day 2014 to see an impressive array of research projects from current students. The event…

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