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Fight for Health as a Human Right




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Dornsife addresses the five core areas of public health — biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental and occupational health, community health and prevention and health management and policy.


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How to Apply

Our academic programs will prepare you to identify what drives the health of populations and what we can do to make them healthier.


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Innovative Research

We are committed to generating scientific evidence that will improve population health locally, regionally, and globally.

Improving the Health of Populations

Creating Healthier Cities

Focusing on science, policy and community partnerships.

Reducing Health Disparities

Understanding the drivers of health and acting to eliminate disparities.

Promoting Health in All Policies

Translating science into policy and public health practice.

  • From the Dean’s Desk

    The Systems That Drive Health

    Addressing the fundamental causes of the profound and pervasive health inequities that we see by social class and race in our societies requires a systemic approach: an approach that acts on the “structure and policies” of our society.

    Inequities in health have been and continue to be today powerful motivators for social change. There are many things we can do as a school of public health to make visible the links, to show how systems operate and what their health implications are.

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