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.

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.

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 Careers in Action

Our alumni are working in 44 countries around 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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Upcoming Events

November 19

CDUHR Research Forum: Research with Puerto Ricans Who Use Drugs in Puerto Rico and in New York City

715 Broadway, 7th Floor, Room 1221

On behalf of CDUHR, please join us for a special morning of presentations focused on current research among Puerto Ricans who use drugs in Puerto Rico and NYC. Sherry Deren will initiate the day wi

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November 19

International Students: Strategies for Employment and Visa Information (IEW 2019)

GPH Student Space, 726 Broadway, 7th Floor

Are you an International Student studying in the U.S.? Are you interested in completing an internship or getting a full-time job in the U.S.?  

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November 19

Social and Behavioral Sciences Scholar Seminar Series: How to Apply for a Grant at NIH: Opportunities at the National Institute on Aging

Kimmel Center, Room 405, 60 Washington Square South

Please join the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences for a lecture featuring Dr.

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Public Health Changemakers

Natalie DeGraaf, MPH '13

Protecting the Future of Biosecurity

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Alastair Bitsoi, MPH '17

Contributing to Native American Wellness

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Fabiola Milord, MPH '13

Championing Oral Health as a Basic Human Right

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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.

I AM GPH Podcast
I AM GPH Podcast EP71 Mindfulness and Meditation with Dr. LeConté Dill

Join us as we discuss mindfulness practices and resources with Dr. LeConté Dill, a native of South Central Los Angeles who is current resides in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. She holds degrees from Spelman College, UCLA, and UC Berkeley. Dr. Dill is also a scholar, educator, and a poet focusing on violence prevention, resilience, and wellness, particularly for urban Black girls and other youth of color. Currently, Dr. Dill is Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, and Director of Public Health Practice at the New York University College of Global Public Health.

The Science of Vaping

Dr. David Abrams (NYU College of Global Public Health) and Dr. Terry Gordon (NYU School of Medicine) investigate the science of vaping and recreate an experiment to display the effects of e-cigarettes vs traditional cigarettes.

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How Computer Models Help Public Health Researchers Plan for Disasters

Joshua M. Epstein’s research uses "agent-based modeling"—kind of like a more serious version of the game "The Sims"—to predict how real people with real emotions will respond and interact in the case of a major emergency.

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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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Ranked One of the Best Grad Schools in Public Health

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

Fully accredited as a School of Public Health by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) through 2024

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