Welcome to the Department of Public Health at Grand Valley State University. Public Health professionals promote good health and prevent disease within communities. Grand Valley prepares students, through our new and emerging programs, offering community-based education and research grounded in social justice.

Academic ProgramsAcademic Programs: Welcome to the Department of Public Health. We offer new and emerging programs at GVSU that will continue to expand in the coming years.
ApplicationApplication Information: Visit this page for more information about the graduate admission requirements and the application process. Applications for Fall 2015 are currently being approved, on a rolling admissions basis, until April 1, 2015. Apply today!
ApplicationNews: The following program is currently passing through the review process within the university: Clinical Dietetics (M.S.C.D.)
MPH Informational sessions
Want to learn more about our Master of Public Health (MPH) degree? Attend one of these informal sessions, led by Dr. Ranelle Brew.
Mon, March 16 - 4-5pm in Allendale - MAK B1132
Tues, March 17 - 9-10am in DeVos - DEV 117E
Wed, March 18 - 6-7pm in the Center for Health Sciences - CHS 340
Thurs, March 19 - 1-2pm in the Center for Health Sciences - CHS 340
Fri, March 20 - 3-4pm in Allendale - MAK B1132


Film Screening & Discussion

The Department of Public Health, along with the College of Health Professions, Kirkhof College of Nursing, and the College of Community and Public Service are proud to present a special film screening and discussion of the award-winning documentary, The Waiting Room. Everyone is welcome to attend!
Date: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Time: 6:30 - 8:30pm
Location: Hager Auditorium, Cook DeVos Center for Health Sciences
Address: 301 Michigan Ave. NE, Grand Rapids
A facilitated discussion will take place following the film.
For more information, click here


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