Why Columbia Epidemiology?


A COMMUNITY OF COLLABORATORS – A nexus for top scientists with over 1,000 publications each year and an array of dynamic research units and centers focusing on key health topics.  

A LEADER IN TRAINING – Highly competitive epidemiology training programs with over 1,000 full and part-time trainees each year from across the US and around the world.

GLOBAL TO LOCAL ACTION – A global portfolio of research, fieldwork, and teaching in over 60 countries along with close connections to New York City institutions and leaders.

A NEW VISION FOR REAL IMPACT – A vision for significant growth and real-world impact that includes new resources, new faculty, and new leadership opportunities in multiple interest areas.

NEARLY A CENTURY OF TRADITION – One of the oldest and most distinguished departments of its kind that many prominent epidemiologists, at Columbia and beyond, continue to call home.