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Explore the latest public health research and insights about medicine. 


We're arguably more parts microbe than human—and our health depends on their health.

Low-Carbon Health Care Done Right

The health care sector plays an outsized role in climate change. Can well-meaning new policies avoid exacerbating inequities?

Sandra Banks, MBBS, is an MPH student and a Sommer Scholar at the Bloomberg School.

What We Do for Health

My path to public health included a beauty pageant in the world’s newest country.

Medicine Faculty

Looking for prominent public health experts in the field of medicine? They’re here at the Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Albert Wu
Health Policy and Management

Albert Wu, MD, MPH, studies the impact of safety problems on patients and health care workers.

Gerard Anderson
Health Policy and Management

Gerard Anderson, PhD, works with policymakers to control health care spending.

Katherine Smith
Health, Behavior and Society

Katherine Clegg Smith, PhD, MA, is a sociologist who examines health experiences and health communication, with a research focus on cancer and chronic disease.