The strength of these disciplines, combined in a single institution and tightly linked by a common mission, creates a unique multidisciplinary environment for teaching, training and research.
Research programmes are multidisciplinary and range from basic laboratory studies to applied public health research and from disease specific to those that deal with environmental or behavioural risk factors. Few schools of public health can match the School's research quality, productivity and breadth, and none has its international credentials. The 'cutting edge' and international quality of the School's research contributes significantly to the quality and range of its teaching and training.
The School has a unique staff and student population; 2300 students come from 122 countries and 800 staff from 40. The School presents unrivalled opportunities for postgraduate study of the major disciplines related to public health and tropical medicine, and seeks to offer challenge, ch (more ... )