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Public Health, MPH - Research Opportunities
In the Public Health program, we encourage research experiences through practitioner settings. These experiences assist students in applying their classroom knowledge to real-life settings. Our students benefit from interdisciplinary collaborations with shared faculty across USciences. In this way, we are able to offer a diverse spectrum of individual research opportunities in areas such as but not limited to Urban and Community Health, Genomics, Health Economics, Health Management, Homelessness, Mental Health, Personalized Medicine Pharmacogenomics, Social Services and Urban Health.
Additionally, The Public Health program works closely with many public health organizations in this region and beyond, especially HepTREC and Maternity Care Coalition.
Urban and Community Health
USciences' NIH Visit Focuses on Expanding Interprofessional Research Opportunities
July 18, 2017
In an effort to build relationships and learn about how to better qualify for federal grant funding, a group of University of the Sciences faculty and staff traveled to the Bethesda, Md., headquarters of the National Institutes of Health.
USciences Launches Career Change for Alumnus
July 10, 2017
Erik Benau MS'13 was considering a career as a teacher when he found University of the Sciences master's program in health psychology.
Amanpreet Kaur PhD'17 Says Cancer Biology Program Uniquely Prepared Her in Quest for Researching a Cancer Cure
June 13, 2017
On a search to find a cure for cancer and other diseases, Amanpreet Kaur PhD'17 said a unique program between USciences and The Wistar Institute helped prepare her for that noble task.
Dr. Zachary Klase Receives $2.1 million Grant from NIDA for HIV Research
May 25, 2017
With a focus on HIV/AIDS research, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences Zachary A. Klase, PhD, was selected to receive the prestigious Avenir Award, a $2.1 million, five-year grant, from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) in May 2017.
Watch USciences 196th Commencement
May 16, 2017
USciences celebrated the class of 2017 at its 196th commencement ceremony on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, and bestowed an honorary doctor of science degree on world-renowned vaccine advocate Paul Offit, MD.
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