Hear from a social epidemiologist

Find out how health is affected by social and economic inequities.

What is health promotion?

Find out more about our health promotion programs: master of public healthmaster of science and doctor of philosphy.

Are you looking to develop your public health knowledge and skills? Is a program that combines a theoretical and a hands-on approach appealing to you? If so, then you will want to consider our master of public health programs, available with the following specializations:

Applied Biostatistics

Environmental and Occupational Health


Global Health

Health Policy and Management

Health Promotion

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What is Public Health?

Dean's Message

Welcome to the website of the School of Public Health at the University of Alberta.

Ten years ago, under the visionary leadership of the University of Alberta Board of Governors, the School of Public Health became a new, standalone faculty at the University of Alberta.

Visit the Dean's Corner.