Public Health Sciences

The Department of Public Health Sciences works with clinicians and researchers to improve the health of individuals and populations.

Aiming to be the hub for the generation, analysis, interpretation, and management of clinical outcome and population health data, we provide the leadership in research methods and in education for the highest quality of clinical and population health research. Our department collaborates in numerous School of Medicine and cross-university research initiatives, and serves as a bridge to others across the university and to the community at large. [Read More… ]

 

Consulting and Collaboration for Researchers

We aim to assist researchers with study design, data analysis, statistical graphics, outcomes and comparative effectiveness research, database development and management, and more.

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Featured Stories

MPH Grad Shantell Bingham Takes Aim At Food Inequality

MPH graduate Shantell Bingham is determined to end food inequality in the Charlottesville-Albemarle area.
Shantell's Story

Man on a Mission: MPH Student Emmanuel Agymang-Dua Pursues Career in Global Public Health With Determination

Agyemang-Dua overcame several challenges to make his goal of a landing a WHO internship a reality.
Emmanuel's Story

MPH Candidate Jorge Gonzalez Mejia Receives Public Health Internship in Colombia

A passion to help improve the health of Hispanic populations drives this MPH candidate, and the timing couldn't be better for his upcoming summer internship in Colombia.
Jorge's Story

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THIS WEEK IN REVIEW: Monday, Oct. 7th – Friday, Oct. 11th

THIS WEEK IN REVIEW: Monday, October 7th – Friday, October 11th Since it’s Spooky Season™, I suppose we could kick off this pun-filled month by saying “Welcome to another weekly installment of…

THIS WEEK IN REVIEW: Monday, Sept. 23rd – Friday, Sept. 27th

THIS WEEK IN REVIEW: Monday, September 23rd – Friday, September 27th Happy Fall, y’all! If you hate paperwork and love patients then this news story might be for you – on Thursday…

THIS WEEK IN REVIEW: Monday, Sept. 16th – Friday, Sept. 20th

THIS WEEK IN REVIEW: Monday, September 16th – Friday, September 20th As summer comes to a close, we prepare for cooler weather, pumpkin-flavored everything, and getting sick…. But if you’re smart (and…

THIS WEEK IN REVIEW: Monday, Sept. 9th – Friday, Sept. 13th

THIS WEEK IN REVIEW: Monday, September 9th – Friday, September 13th The weather can’t seem to make up its mind here in Charlottesville- burning hot one day to rainy and chilly the…

THIS WEEK IN REVIEW: Monday, Sept. 2nd – Friday, Sept. 6th

THIS WEEK IN REVIEW: Monday, September 2nd – Friday, September 6th We’re baaaack! Did you miss us? Are you ready to get your weekly dose of health policy news from the punniest…

Public Health Grand Rounds: Physician Practice Style and Healthcare Costs: Evidence from Emergency Departments.

[UHW/MSB 3181] Public Health Grand Rounds is a series of lunch-and-learn seminars about current research projects in the area of Public Health. The format will be a 30-40 minute presentation…
Oct
28

Public Health Grand Rounds: Empowering Patients and Facilitating Preventive Care with Digital Health Interventions

[UHW/MSB 3181] Public Health Grand Rounds is a series of lunch-and-learn seminars about current research projects in the area of Public Health. The format will be a 30-40 minute presentation…
Nov
25

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