For a better experience, click the Compatibility Mode icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites.

Fight for Health as a Human Right



classroom of students

Find degrees, departments & faculty

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


students in classroom

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.


professor teaching

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

    Is There a Silver Lining to the Pandemic?

    Some of the radical changes we are making—what they are showing us about what we can do together and the impact we can have on our society and our world—hold lessons for what is possible in a world after COVID-19.

    Will we learn that there is perhaps a different way of living in cities? Imagine a city with no cars, less pollution, and simply more beauty. Imagine a society that comes together routinely to support the most vulnerable as a matter of principle and not exception. Imagine leveraging all our intelligence and all the power of our social organization to make this happen.

    View the Post