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Building healthy futures.

Public Health faculty are among a team of WVU experts leading efforts to build healthier communities in southern West Virginia.

Join us as we make communities happier, healthier and safer.

We're preparing new generations of health leaders. Start your journey here.

Leading the Way in Research

Our faculty and students study a wide range of topics affecting population health. Specialty areas include diabetes self-management, occupational injuries, racial disparities, health effects of air pollution, mindfulness, childhood obesity, tobacco disparities, self-injury mortality, substance abuse and more.

150 Research Topics 30+ Faculty Researchers

Rising Above the Rest : 96%of Graduates are currently working in their field or continuing their education*

* Statistic based on self-reported data from our graduates.

As the first and only School of Public Health in West Virginia, we provide all the resources you need to launch your career in Public Health.

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