Our Program

The Program in Public Health at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine offers a premiere, multidisciplinary educational environment that trains graduate students for a variety of professional roles in public health, clinical care and health research.  Our students capitalize on close interaction with faculty leaders and a range of outstanding students to advance their career goals.

Why a Master of Public Health?

  • "Working in a busy urban ED, I encounter clinical issues pertinent to public health on a daily basis. It gives a broader perspective on the challenges facing my patients. My MPH has also been useful in my extracurricular research projects, and I plan to pursue more public health-related emergency medicine research throughout my career."
  • "NU's MPH allows you to see the big picture into which individual patient interactions fit. I feel extremely well-prepared to conduct clinical research and policy or advocacy work that will improve the health of my patients."
  • "The MPH program at Northwestern gave me a broader lens through which to approach my clinical practice and research career...I strengthened my analytic skills and was exposed to a different view of health."
  • "A fantastic experience!"
  • "Getting my MPH was one of the best career decisions I ever made!"

Read a message from Rowland W. Chang, MD,MPH, Senior Associate Dean for Public Health

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