Create a healthier world
Help people live longer, healthier, and more productive lives.
Focus on prevention instead of treating the symptoms of disease.
Improve health for entire populations through research, education, and policy.
Hear from Hawkeyes
Advocacy in action
Alaina Elliott-Wherry, MPH student
Alaina recently had the opportunity to speak with state legislators about public health issues.
Supporting mental health
Khyathi Gadag V, PhD student
Khyathi is interested in mental health, health policy, and supporting student wellness.
Researching rural public health
John Dickens, 23MPH
John will work with a public health policy center to research and address rural public health needs.
Testing the waters
Lyndy Holdt, MS student
Lyndy is conducting a water quality survey as part of her focus on environmental health issues.
Research is what sets the College of Public Health apart.
Our faculty are among the most productive researchers on campus.
in research funding over the past five fiscal years
in research funding for fiscal year 2023
in research funding for first quarter of fiscal year 2024