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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.

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 in Action

Students and Faculty at the Population Impact, Recovery, and Resilience (PiR2) investigate why the U.S. Public still lacks specific knowledge of Zika Virus Risks. [Read PDF Report]

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Upcoming Events

August 17


Film Screening: "The Insider" | Co-sponsored with NYC Smoke-Free

Location: TBD

GPH is partnering with NYC Smoke-Free to conduct two summer film screenings as part of the 15th anniversary celebration of the Smoke Free Air Act.

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October 10


Are We Ready to Edit Our Genomes? The William Stubing Lecture with Siddhartha Mukherjee

Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life - Grand Hall 238 Thompson Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10012

NYU GPH is partnering with the Greenwall Foundation in sponsoring an event to honor William Stubing, who was their President for many years and had been Director of the New York Academy of Medicine

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Reframing Public Health in Action with Paul Brown

Master of Public Health student Paul Brown is the Principal Investigator of the Shabaab Study at the Center for Health, Identity, Behavior, and Prevention Studies (CHIBPS).
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