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

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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 EP45 Bioethics Club with Sarah Rezendes and Elise Blegen

We talk about the Bioethics Club with its co-presidents Sarah Rezendes and Elise Blegen. Bioethics @ NYU is an undergraduate student-run organization that promotes interest in bioethics outside the classroom. The club is open to undergraduate and graduate students from all of NYU’s colleges and schools. Through facilitated discussion and debate, guest lectures, film screenings, and special events, students are encouraged to consider the multitude of bioethical issues facing our world today.

Fentanyl Now The Deadliest Drug In The United States, CDC Says

“People don’t know it’s being cut into drugs, so they’re using the same amount of heroin they’re used to but it contains a more potent opioid and that’s leading to overdose deaths" said Courtney McKnight, Clinical Assistant Professor of Epidemiology.

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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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Upcoming Events

March 25

CDUHR Grant Development Workshop: Developing the Human Subject Protocol and Finalizing the Application

715 Broadway, 12th Floor, Room 1221

Please join us for a CDUHR Pilot Projects and Mentoring Core Grant Deveopment Workshop featuring Dr. Danielle Ompad. Dr.

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March 28

Workshop on Systems Thinking, System Dynamics Modeling and Simulation featuring Dr. Yaman Barlas

726 Broadway, 7th Floor, Room 701

Dr. Yaman Barlas received his B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Middle East Technical University-Ankara, and M.S. and Ph.D.

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March 28

MPH FAST Application Information Session

GPH Student Lounge, 726 Broadway, 7th Floor

Attend this Master of Public Health Information Session to learn more about the new FAST Application system that is only open to current NYU Undergraduate 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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