MPH with a Combined Concentration in Epidemiology and Maternal and Child Health

The Maternal and Child Health-Epidemiology concentration is a professional degree for individuals who want to pursue public health research and practice that focuses on the outcomes, determinants and health policies/programs impacting the wellbeing of women, children and families. The knowledge and skills obtained through the concentration will enable graduates to characterize the health status of culturally diverse and underserved communities. The program trains students to critically evaluate research based on determinants of health-related events, formulate strategies to evaluate the impact of health-related interventions and apply epidemiologic methods for health promotion/disease prevention.