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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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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 Pandemic Meets Foundations of Epidemiology

    One of the many remarkable aspects of the times we are living through is the frequent discussion in the press and among the public of basic epidemiologic concepts that are usually relegated to abstract discussions in public health courses.

    Perhaps the greatest hope is that these discussions will ultimately reinforce the fact that public health is par excellence a government responsibility critical to the health of all of us.

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