About Us

Fast Facts

National Recognition

  • Ranked #1 for 2010 National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding at Miller School of Medicine ($21 million in research grants).
  • UM is nationally ranked for its student diversity (Hispanic Business, 2010): ranked #2 Miller School of Medicine, ranked #3 Law School, ranked #4 School of Business
  • Special Award of Exceptional Service for outstanding leadership and community partnership for post-disaster response to the earthquakes in Haiti (Association of American Medical Colleges 2010 to Miller School of Medicine)

Quick Facts

Department Established: 1970
Graduate Programs are accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) since 1982

Academic Programs Offered

Master of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Science in Public Health (MSPH)
Master of Science in Biostatistics (MS)
Doctorate in Biostatistics (PhD)
Doctorate in Epidemiology (PhD)

Joint Degrees Offered

School of Medicine (MD/MPH) (4 Year Integrated Program)
School of Medicine (MD/PhD in Epidemiology)
School of Law (JD/MPH)
School of Business (MPA/MPH)
College of Arts and Sciences (MAIA/MPH)

Programs of Research

Center for Family Studies
Socio-Medical Sciences Research Group
Center for Health Services Research and Adolescent Drug Abuse
Criminal Justice Drug Abuse Treatment Studies
Occupational Health Research Group
Ocular Epidemiology Group
Hispanic Community Health Study
Division of Prevention Sciences
Clinical Trials Center
The Developmental Center for AIDS Research (DCFAR)
HIV/AIDS Surveillance Program
Comprehensive Drug Research Center
Center for Oceans and Human Health
Global Research Center
Florida Public Health Institute