Degrees Offered

Master of Public Health - Health Policy

The goal of the program in the Department of Health Policy and Management (HPM) is to develop outstanding decision makers, critical thinkers, and future leaders in both the public and private sectors of the health system.

Master of Public Health - Health Care Management

The Health Care Management Program (HCM) is a two-year program within the Department of Health Policy and Management leading to an M.P.H. degree. The HCM curriculum is unique in that it combines courses at the Yale School of Management with courses at the School of Public Health.

Doctor of Philosophy

The doctoral program in Health Policy and Management is an interdisciplinary program designed to develop scholars with both conceptual and methodological expertise to conduct independent and important research in a wide variety of health policy and management issues.

Students Share Their Internship Experiences

Washington, D.C.

The lobby of the PHA office.

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Washington, D.C.

Maggie, at her desk, collecting research for a new PHA initiative.

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Washington, D.C.

Listening to Dr. Bill Dietz, an obesity expert, during a congressional briefing on “Improving Healthy Eating and Physical Activity in Early Care and Education: Commitments, Challenges and Accomplishments.”

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Washington, D.C.

A view of the collaborative work space in the PHA office.

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Washington, D.C.

Maggie participating in a Strategic Initiatives Team meeting.

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Washington, D.C.

A life-sized advertisement for PHA’s Drink Up! Campaign, supported by The White House, which promotes increased water consumption because “you are what you drink, and when you drink water, you drink up!”

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Washington, D.C.

Watching Michelle Obama announce new PHA supporters at a White House press conference.

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Washington, D.C.

A few YSPH students posing in front of the Capitol building.

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Washington, D.C.

Kayaking the Potomac River, with the Lincoln Memorial in the background.

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Washington, D.C.

Watching a Nationals baseball game with PHA staff members.

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Washington, D.C.

Kimberly in the welcome lobby of the NWLC office.

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Washington, D.C.

Listening to U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi (in front of the podium), U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro (to the right) and other congresswomen and advocates at the “When Women Succeed, America Succeeds: An Economic Agenda for Women & Families” press conference.

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Washington, D.C.

Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, D-3rd, addresses the press.

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Washington, D.C.

One of Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi’s offices in Washington.

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Washington, D.C.

With other NWLC Health Team interns at the Capitol, waiting for the “When Women Succeed, America Succeeds: An Economic Agenda for Women & Families” press conference to begin.

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Washington, D.C.

A public health message at the Capitol Pride Parade.

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Washington, D.C.

A view of the Jefferson Memorial.

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Washington, D.C.

At her desk, Kimberly works with SAS to produce data for NWLC’s Health Care Report Card.

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Washington, D.C.

In front of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial.

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Washington, D.C.

The podium at the press conference for “When Women Succeed, America Succeeds: An Economic Agenda for Women & Families.”

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Geneva, Switzerland

Flags from around the world in front of the UN Building—Palais Des Nations—where the World Health Assembly meets.

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Geneva, Switzerland

The WHO signage hanging in the UN building during the World Health Assembly.

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Geneva, Switzerland

The floor of the General Assembly for the World Health Assembly with the diplomats filing into their seats before the morning opening ceremony.

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Geneva, Switzerland

The opening addresses of the World Health Assembly.

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Geneva, Switzerland

Dinner with the Public Health, Innovation, and Intellectual Property Team. It was a fun way to get to know colleagues.

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Geneva, Switzerland

Last day of Zerrin’s internship, capturing the moment with other interns in the hallways of the WHO.

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Geneva, Switzerland

A weekend road trip around Switzerland and a stopover at Gruyere, where the namesake cheese is made.

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Geneva, Switzerland

The beautiful mountains in Grindelwald.

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Geneva, Switzerland

The PHI team in the trip to Griedelwald.

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Geneva, Switzerland

Diplomats from around the world prepare for the World Health Assembly’s opening ceremonies.

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