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What is Community Health Sciences?

Educating tomorrow's leaders to improve health in diverse communities through a research-based understanding of social, cultural, and environmental influences.

What is Community Health Sciences?

Educating tomorrow's leaders to improve health in diverse communities through a research-based understanding of social, cultural, and environmental influences.

What is Community Health Sciences?

Educating tomorrow's leaders to improve health in diverse communities through a research-based understanding of social, cultural, and environmental influences.

What is Community Health Sciences?

Educating tomorrow's leaders to improve health in diverse communities through a research-based understanding of social, cultural, and environmental influences.

Field Studies

Required for Master of Public Health (MPH) students in Community Health Sciences, the field experience gives students firsthand experience within a health or health-related social service agency or community program in elements of planning, program implementation, evaluation; and/or policy formulation, implementation and analysis. 

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Student Voice
"During my 11-week internship, I learned more about the intersection of public health and technology and the many avenues in which health promotion efforts are executed, adding to my excitement of pursuing a career in the public health field after completing my MPH degree in Community Health Sciences."
Jasmine Smith, MPH '13

CHS Workshops

Register for Department workshops and activities on Eventbrite. Please see Events for registration links.

View the Fall 2016 flyer
Dates/locations are subject to change. Please check this flyer periodically to stay updated.

Spring/Summer 2016 Newsletter

The Spring/Summer 2016 Newsletter is now available! In this issue:

  • In Memoriam: Remembering Dr. Osman Galal
  • Students Impacting the Community: Learn what the Reproductive Health Interest Group has accomplished during the 2015-16 academic year

Read the full publication on Prezi.

CHS in the Spotlight

Posted on September 22, 2016

Editorial authored by PhD alumna Goleen Samari, will be featured in an upcoming issue of AJPH

Posted on August 17, 2016

Morey is one of four summer fellows selected by the UC Global Health Institute for her project "Stress and Coping Among Asian and Pacific Islander Women Immigrants in the San Francisco Bay Area".