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  • A Healthy Choice

    January 21, 2011 | CUNY School of Public Health

    When Lorna Thorpe was a deputy commissioner for the New York City Health Department in charge of the Division of Epidemiology, she had the opportunity to work with a wide range of public health issues and with virtually all of the city’s academic institutions.

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  • When Research Hits Home – and the Heart

    January 21, 2011 | CUNY School of Public Health

    Diana Romero knows firsthand what it’s like to struggle. The daughter of Puerto Rican parents in New York City, she grew up in a low-income family. When it came time for college, there were no family funds, so she became a full-time student – and a full-time …

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  • CUNY School of Public Health, 2009.

    May 13, 2005 | CUNY School of Public Health

    CUNY’s School of Public Health will be the only School of Public Health in the United States to focus on urban public health, an increasingly important subject because the world’s population is increasingly urban (predicted to be over 75% by 2030). CUNY’s School of Public Health will offer community-based public health doctoral and master’s degrees in the areas of Biostatistics; Epidemiology; Health Policy and Management; Urban Occupational and Environmental Health; and Community, Society, and Health (including specialties in Nutrition). Undergraduate public health degrees may also be included in the new School.

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