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Since 1922, the Mailman School has been at the forefront of public health research, education, and community collaboration. Addressing everything from chronic disease to HIV/AIDS to healthcare policy, the School tackles today’s pressing public health issues, translating research into action.

Message From the Dean

"We have reached a pivotal moment in public health. Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health provides countless opportunities to make a difference." Read more.  

The Mailman Difference

Mission and History 

Guided by the fundamental principle that health is a human right, we aim to achieve our mission locally and globally through innovative science, education, and leadership. Read more.