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  • United Hospital Fund Provides CUNY SPH with $100K to Address Depression Among CUNY Students

    May 21, 2015 | CUNY School of Public Health

    The grant will address untreated depression among CUNY students by developing and pilot testing a student awareness campaign and resources, and using student “health ambassadors” to provide outreach and information at three Bronx campuses. CUNY School of Public Health will also strengthen campus mental health services and review current linkages to community mental health providers. […]

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  • CUNY School of Public Health Selected to Evaluate Community Impact by Food Industry-led Hunger and Obesity Effort

    May 6, 2015 | CUNY School of Public Health

    NEWS RELEASE   Contact:    P. Christopher Palmedo, MBA, PhD CUNY School of Public Health chris.palmedo@sph.cuny.edu 503-998-7360 Twitter @cpalmedo   Michael Arena University Director of Communications and Marketing The City University of New York 646-664-9300   CUNY School of Public Health Selected to Evaluate Community Impact by Food Industry-led Hunger and Obesity Effort   NEW YORK […]

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  • APHA President to Keynote CUNY SPH Graduation Ceremony

    May 4, 2015 | CUNY School of Public Health

    We are pleased to announce that Dr. Shiriki Kumanyika will present the keynote address at the CUNY School of Public Health’s Graduation Recognition Ceremony on June 2, 2015. Dr.  Kumanyika, is a public health scholar and currently serves as president of the American Public Health Association. Dr. Kumanyika,emeritus professor of epidemiology at the University of […]

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  • Jim Stimpson named¬†Associate Dean of Academic Affairs

    April 16, 2015 | CUNY School of Public Health

    Jim Stimpson, PhD, founding director of the Center for Health Policy at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC), will begin his role at the CUNY School of Public Health on July 1.  The CUNY SPH Associate Dean for Academic Affairs serves as the school’s chief academic officer, providing the intellectual and administrative leadership for academic programs, […]

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  • Morabia Begins Role as AJPH Editor-in-Chief

    April 12, 2015 | CUNY School of Public Health

    Alfredo Morabia, MD, PhD, professor of epidemiology at the Barry Commoner Center in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Queens College, and at the CUNY School of Public Health, has begun his tenure as editor-in-chief of the American Journal of Public Health. A renowned researcher, author, professor of epidemiology, and fellow of the […]

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  • Levi Waldron Selected 2015-2016 Fulbright Scholar in Trento, Italy

    April 12, 2015 | CUNY School of Public Health

    CUNY SPH and Hunter College Assistant Professor Levi Waldron has been selected to be a 2015-2016 Fulbright Scholar and Visiting Professor for a six month period at the Center for Integrative Biology (CIBIO) at the University of Trento. Dr. Waldron’s work will seek to bridge gaps between high-throughput biology and public health, and bring together […]

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  • Job Postings as of April 9, 2015

    April 9, 2015 | CUNY School of Public Health

    1. Position: Research Internship Opportunity Organization: Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) Posting date: April 8, 2015 Location: United States SUMMARY: CAPC is recruiting two (2) research interns with an interest in public health or health services research to work with our Research & Analytics department on our National Palliative Care Registry™ Redesign project. These […]

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  • 1st CUNY School of Public Health Student Innovation Challenge Award

    March 31, 2015 | CUNY School of Public Health

    1st CUNY School of Public Health Student Innovation Challenge Award DURING National Public Health Week April6th to April10th 2015 http://www.nphw.org/ INNOVATION is a new idea that reflects application of better solutions to address new/existing challenges. CUNY School of Public Health is conducting its 1st Public Health Student Innovation Challenge Award to bring out Novel ideas […]

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  • Bassett focuses policy on advancing health equity

    March 30, 2015 | CUNY School of Public Health

    Dr. Mary Bassett, the Commissioner of the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, talks about her efforts to transform public policy through the pursuit of health equity streategies. For more than 30 years,  Dr. Bassett has dedicated her career to advancing health equity, both domestically and across the globe. She spent 17 years […]

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  • The 2015 CUNY Big Apple Job

    March 19, 2015 | CUNY School of Public Health

    The 2015 CUNY Big Apple Job and Internship Fair takes place Friday, April 17th at the Javits Center. The flyer (below and attached) is being sent to numerous offices throughout CUNY with the hope that copies will be printed for prominent display and wide distribution to degree program students, including current year graduates looking for […]

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