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Just the Facts

We are growing rapidly to meet the demand for relevant research and highly trained leaders in public health.

Talented people

  • Core faculty members – 37
  • Research and support staff – 244
  • Jointly appointed or cross-appointed faculty members – 57
  • Postdoctoral fellows – 13
  • Graduate students enrolled – 291

Student support

  • Students conducted their practicum with 88 different organizations—including governmental, non-governmental and others.
  • Students were supported with more than $560,000 in graduate research and teaching assistantships.
  • Nearly $1.1 million in scholarships were awarded to students.

Research

In a typical year, the School:
  • Leverages over $16 million in research funding.
  • Leads or participates in more than 150 research projects.
  • Publishes more than 175 peer-reviewed articles in academic journals.
  • Engages in more than 200 knowledge exchange activities designed to link public health research with non-academic users of knowledge.