Category Archives: Academics

Re-imagining the MPH Core Curriculum: Phase II Complete

March 10

Phase II of Re-Imagining the MPH Core Curriculum project is done. Building on the work of Phase I, the Phase II Committee recommends a revised configuration of core courses along with an increased emphasis on interdisciplinary, practice-based skill development. The Phase II MPH Report describes the process that Phase II…

At the Emory Global Health Case Competition, the Minnesota team, including three public health students, stretches before presenting their case.


August 25

Creating a healthier population means tackling hard-to-solve, complex issues. At Minnesota, students are at the center of some of the world’s most pressing problems through their involvement in case competitions.

Janny Brust and Love Odetola

Leading the Way

August 03

The School of Public Health bridges the connection between students and practitioners through its long-running mentor program.

PUBH 3415/7415: Online Course in Clinical Trials

May 20

The Division of Biostatistics is offering “PUBH 3415/7415: Introduction to Clinical Trials” — an online course providing a fundamental understanding of how clinical trials are used to advance science.

MHA curriculum review underway

March 08

What are the competencies University of Minnesota MHA graduates will need as the health care sector shifts from one that is volume-based to one that is value-based?  And, how should the MHA program revise its curriculum to ensure that our graduates are well-prepared to lead high performance health care organizations…

Major gains from a public health minor

August 04

Undergraduates at the University of Minnesota can minor in public health thanks to a School of Public Health and College of Liberal Arts collaborative program.