New York University College of Global Public Health


At the College of Global Public Health at New York University , we are preparing the next generation of public health pioneers with the critical thinking skills, acumen and entrepreneurial approaches necessary to reinvent the public health paradigm.

4th Highest Ranked Master of Public Health Program in the Nation

According to U.S. News & World Report 2020 Rankings

Reinvent the Public Health Paradigm

Our students acquire the critical thinking skills, technical acumen and entrepreneurial opportunities needed to make ground-breaking impacts in the public health world.

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Dean's Welcome, Who We Are, Public Health in Action

A Message from Dean Cheryl Healton

It has been said that New York City is “where the future comes to audition.” Unbound by tradition, and much like the innovative and enterprising city in which our home campus resides, our college seeks to reinvent the public health paradigm by applying entrepreneurial approaches to public health crises.

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Who We Are

We employ a nontraditional, inter-disciplinary model to improve health worldwide through a unique blend of global public health studies, research and practice. Innovation is at the core of our ambitious approach, thinking and teaching.

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Public Health Alumni in Action

Our alumni are working all over the world with local health departments, not-for-profit and non-governmental organizations, ministries of health, and multilateral agencies like the United Nations.

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Listen Now to the I AM GPH Podcast

Community conversations from the New York University College of Global Public Health, from student internships to cutting edge faculty research and from alumni insights to the insider scoop on campus life. Subscribe now on iTunes, Spotify, Google Play or Stitcher Radio.

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I AM GPH Podcast EP53 CariedAway with Richard Niederman, Pratik Dey Sourav and Habib Benzian

In this episode we're joined by Dr. Richard Niederman, (NYU College of Dentistry), Pratik Dey Sourav, MBBS MPH (NYU College of Global Public Health) and Dr. Habib Benzian (NYU College of Dentistry). Their CariedAway venture project was named a finalist in the 2019 $300K Entrepreneurs Challenge at the NYU Stern School of Business. CariedAway is a bi-annual cavity prevention service that reduces cavities by nearly 80% in school-aged children by providing quick, painless treatments that are performed conveniently in school settings. Their innovative program promotes the importance of oral health to several east coast states, and they plan to expand their services nationally and globally.

Announcing the GPH 2019 Graduation Speaker, Dr. Herminia Palacio

As Deputy Mayor for NYC Health and Human Services, Dr. Herminia Palacio oversees eleven City agencies and mayoral offices entrusted with the responsibility of protecting the health and wellbeing of all New Yorkers.

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Measles Outbreak 2019: How Did We Get Here?

“When approximately 95 percent of people in a community are vaccinated, it creates a ‘herd immunity,’ which stops the disease from being able to spread from person to person,” says Dean Cheryl Healton.

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Agent-based Modeling Spans Disciplines and Schools at NYU

Faculty are working with doctoral and MPH students to connect biology, higher math, disaster preparedness and behavior change in agent-based models at scales ranging from the playground to the planet.

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New STEM designation enables two-year work extension in U.S. for eligible international students

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Public Health Comes to 708 Broadway

Built in 1896 in the Northern Renaissance style, 708 Broadway has long been at the center of one of the most vibrant neighborhoods in New York City. Now part of the NoHo Historic District, it has undergone numerous transformations over the decades, the last of which will be the construction of the new home for the NYU College of Global Public Health.

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