Public Health

Why Public Health?

In recognition of National Public Health Week, CUMC congratulates the Mailman School of Public Health on the success of its multiple missions.

CoSMO Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary

March 2014 marked the 10th anniversary of the founding of CoSMO, a student-run primary care clinic for uninsured residents of Washington Heights.

Is Global Health Equity Within Reach?

As rich and middle-income nations improve health and lifespan, how can we help other countries do the same? Public health leaders convened by the Mailman School of Public Health discussed a new strategy to close the health gap within a generation.

Mental Health Providers May Have Biases

A significant number of mental health professionals would be unwilling to live near or work with someone who has an untreated psychiatric disorder, especially schizophrenia.