Graduate Programs in Public Health

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Scholarship Programs
Learn more about the various opportunities to fund your public health education.
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Graduate Programs in Public Health
Touch the world and bring about positive change in global public health through research and hands-on patient care.
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Message on Behalf of Dr. David J. Lee on Recent Mass Shooting Events
"Let us all stand together against all forms of xenophobia and violence that seek to diminish friends and colleagues of Asian descent and celebrate their contributions to a more diverse and vibrant United States," said Dr. Lee, interim chair and professor in the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine's Department of Public Health Sciences.
University of Miami you can lead the change

Statement of Commitment

Join us as we challenge the systemic and structural barriers that support racism and social injustice.
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Department of Public Health Sciences Viewbook
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International Experience
We are proud to be at the forefront of culturally specific public health innovations as we prepare our students to solve the world's public health challenges of the 21st century.
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Miami: A Culturally Diverse City
We are uniquely situated to provide unparalleled opportunities for research, training and community service.


We provide innovative, globally focused public health training combined with practical experience and opportunities in the Miami community and around the world.

Why Study Public Health in UM?

Are you a Public Health Leader? Learn about our great programs in Public Health at the University of Miami.


Conozca nuestros grandes programas en Salud Pública de la Universidad de Miami.

Why Study Public Health in UM?

MPH Promotion Video featuring alumni MPH students:

Why Study Public Health in UM?

Student Interview with Hattan (Arabic):

Why Study Public Health in UM?

Student interview with Lulu (Mandarin):

Why Study Public Health in UM?

Learn about the joint MD/MPH program:

Why Study Public Health in UM?

Ian Bishop discusses why he chose UM Public Health:

Graduate commencement ceremonies celebrate more than 1,300 students

During the graduate commencement ceremonies, Ricardo Lagos, a former Chilean president, encouraged graduates to strengthen democracy and respect the dignity of all humans, while Catherine Lhamon, with the U.S. Department of Education, implored students to “make the choice to stand for others and for equity.”

New Meta-Analysis Sheds Light on the Effects of Pediatric Obesity Interventions Among Hispanic Youth in the U.S.

A new meta-analysis-- co-first-authored by Dr. Sara St. George and Marissa Kobayashi-- studies the effects of pediatric obesity interventions on weight and lifestyle behaviors of Hispanic youth in the United States. Published on February 1st in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, the meta-analysis sheds light on the need for more impactful and effective interventions as a means of spreading positive health outcomes across the population.

Eckembrecher family continues tradition in public health

Alexa Eckembrecher is currently pursuing a career in health and public policy and is the youngest sibling in her family to enroll in graduate studies in public health at the University of Miami. She joins her two sisters, Daphne and Francelia, who graduated from the M.P.H. program in the Department of Public Health Sciences in 2019.

Employee pushes limits, commits to DCC mission

Christopher Fitzmaurice, current M.S. in Prevention Science and Community Health candidate and exercise physiologist at the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, shares goal-shattering tips that have helped him fundraise for the Dolphins Challenge Cancer.