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.
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.
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.
Public Health Alumni 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.
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.
In this episode we speak to Becca Glenn, a recent graduate from the Master of Public Health program with a concentration in Epidemiology. She shares stories from her multiple internships, the latest being at the New York University Department of Public Safety. During her internship she worked on Ebola modeling and infectious disease preparedness. We also discuss her tips and suggestions on how we can best prepare for potential disasters in the future.
Will an E-Cigarette Ban Do More Harm Than Good?
Professors David Abrams and Ray Niaura have collectively spent nearly 75 years studying how to help people quit smoking, and argue that measures intended to prevent teen vaping could make it tougher for tobacco smokers to quit.
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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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.