UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Originally the Division of Public Health in the UNC School of Medicine, the School of Public Health was created in 1940 and renamed in 2008.
- Up one level
- Department of Biostatistics
- Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering
- Department of Epidemiology
- Department of Health Behavior
Previous names: Department of Health Education, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education.
- Department of Health Policy and Management
Previous names: Public Health Administration, Health Administration, Health Policy and Administration
- Department of Maternal and Child Health
- Equity and Diversity
- Minority Health Project
The Minority Health Project in the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health was founded in 1994 by Lloyd Edwards, Trude Bennett, and Dorothy Browne. It developed the Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health (now the National Health Equity Research Webcast). Under the leadership of Victor Schoenbach, the Project helped to launch the annual broadcast of the William T. Small, Jr. Keynote Lecture from the student-led Minority Health Conference and the partner conferences.
- NC Institute of Public Health
NCIPH provides administrative support and coordination for the Annual Minority Health Conference and the National Health Equity Research Webcast, and provides many training programs for public health departments.
- Social media
- SPH publications
The Body Politic, School of Public Health newsletters, Carolina Public Health magazine
- 1-UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health home page
- Jackson Scott named vice dean of UNC Gillings
Taya Jackson Scott, EdD, former chief administrative officer and chief of staff at the Morehouse School of Medicine, has been named the new vice dean of the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, effective January 27.
During her eight years at Morehouse, where she also served as interim vice president for marketing and communications, Jackson Scott led a team focused on strategic affairs and change management across a broad range of business functions, including research, operations, IT, human resources, budget, finance and strategic planning. Many of these areas will fall under her responsibility at the Gillings School.
- Promotional video (4:39)
- UNC SPH Coronavirus Information Portal