In addition to the M.S. in Biostatistics, and the Ph.D. programs in Biostatistics, Environmental Health Sciences, Epidemiology, and Health Behavior (Health Education/Health Promotion) that are described in this catalog, several professional degree programs are offered through the School of Public Health. The Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) degree programs are Biostatistics, Environmental Health/Toxicology, Industrial Hygiene, Accelerated Industrial Hygiene, Occupational Health and Safety, Industrial Hygiene/Hazardous Substance, Epidemiology, Health Behavior, Health Care Organization and Policy, General Theory and Practice, Health Policy, Public Health Preparedness Management, Maternal & Child Health Policy and Leadership, and 5th Year MPH Fast Track. In addition, several joint degree programs are available that enable students to pursue two degrees simultaneously. These are the M.P.H.-M.D., M.P.H.-D.V.M. (Auburn), M.P.H.-Ph.D. (Psychology or Sociology at UAB), M.P.H.-M.B.A., M.P.H.-M.P.A., M.P.H.-J.D., M.P.H.-O.D., M.S.P.H.-Ph.D. (Psychology at UAB or the University of Alabama), M.P.H.-M.S.W., M.P.H.-M.S.N. The Master of Science in Public Health (M.S.P.H.) includes degree programs in Clinical Research, Environmental Health Toxicology, Epidemiology, and Outcomes Research. The Doctor of Public Health (Dr.P.H.) degree program options are Public Health Management, Outcomes Research, and Maternal and Child Health.
For detailed information about the M.P.H., M.S.P.H., and Dr.P.H. programs, please consult the School of Public Health web site at http://www.soph.uab.edu/ or visit the UAB School of Public Health, Ryals Public Health Building, Room 130, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294-0022.