Department of Public Health Sciences

A Culture of Excellence

The Department of Public Health Sciences offers academic programs encompassing undergraduate, postgraduate certificate, masters and doctoral education.  With a strong focus on public health education and behavioral science, our team of accomplished researchers and teachers partners with communities advancing the art and science of public health, and preparing the next generation of practitioners, educators, researchers and scholars.



UNC Charlotte Goes Red for American Heart Association
January 29, 2015
The Graduate Public Health Association is hosting a Go Red Event with the American Heart Association to bring awareness to heart health for college students! Come by for blood pressure checks, trail mix, stress reduction tips, fitness assessments, and a photobooth! Each attendee will receive a swag...

North Carolina Representative Beverly Earle and Representative Garland Pierce, Health Disparities Distinguished Lecture: Advancing Science, Policy, and Practice
January 29, 2015
The Inaugural North Carolina Representative Beverly Earle Health Disparities Distinguished Lecture: Advancing Science, Policy, & Practice event will be held on Friday, February 27, 2015 at the UNC Charlotte College of Health and Human Services, CHHS 155 from 10AM-4PM. The lecture event is in...

Culture, the Environment, and Health in Film
January 7, 2015
Film Series:  Culture, the Environment and Health - Building an Understanding of Place through Film.  All are welcome to join us for five outstanding films – and they are free!  These films are made available through the Chancellor’s Diversity Challenge Fund and organized by the...