Urban Health Collaborative (UHC)

Current Activity

Read the October 2007 Preventing Chronic Disease article on reframing school dropout as a public health issue .

Read the CUNY Campaign Against Diabetes report "Reversing the Diabetes and Obesity Epidemics in New York City <pdf> ."

Join our email listserv! Email us to get the latest updates on the field of urban public health.

Corporations and Health

Visit the Corporations and Health Watch Project to learn more about the impact of corporate practices on health.

The UHC history, focus, goals and accomplishments >>


Affiliated Departments, Research Centers, and Faculty Participants >>

Resources for Graduate Students

Courses, the Urban Health & Society Concentration, the PhD-MPH Sequence and Research Center Placements >>

Selected Recent Writings

A list of Selected Recent Writings by CUNY UHC Faculty and links to actual publications on the web >>


The goal of the Urban Health Collaborative workgroups is to create a network of faculty members who are engaged in research around a specific urban health topic >>

Upcoming CUNY Events

Upcoming New York City Urban Health Events

Events are open to the general public, though registration is required where noted.

To submit an event for listing on the website, email us your event information.