We are a top-ranked destination for those driven to lead vital initiatives that strengthen local communities and diverse populations around the world. Our groundbreaking research grows from a rich history—from the development of the polio vaccine in the 1950s to today’s virtual modeling of infectious diseases. Pitt Public Health's seven distinct departments are led by renowned faculty members who prepare our graduates for rewarding and influential positions at highly regarded institutions and organizations across the globe.
As graduates of a consistently top-ranked school, Pitt Public Health alumni have the knowledge and power to forge positive change.
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