The School of Urban Public Health (UPH) at Hunter College is home to faculty and programs and in Community Health and Nutrition.
The School offers a BS in Community Health, a BS in Nutrition and Food Science, an accelerated BS-MS in Nutrition and Food Science, and an MS in Nutrition. The Nutrition programs offer students opportunities to participate in faculty research.
At UPH, students learn to contribute to improving urban health by addressing issues such as HIV, substance abuse, violence, asthma, obesity, nutrition, heart disease, and cancer.
UPH is located at the Hunter College Silberman campus, 2180 Third Avenue (at 119th St.) in East Harlem, where we share Hunter's modern "green" building with the Silberman School of Social Work. Faculty and students work with local and regional community organizations as well as health and social service agencies to strengthen existing and create new approaches to improving the well-being of communities.