Tulane University’s School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine was launched in New Orleans in 1912 and its internationally renowned faculty have been leading efforts to improve public health ever since. The school’s mission is to advance public health knowledge, promote health and well-being and prevent disease, disability and premature mortality.
The school is a leader in global health with more than 1,400 students and 100 faculty, representing more than 70 cultures from around the world. From grass roots initiatives to international collaborations, from local health concerns to outbreaks across the globe, faculty and students are engaged in hands-on solutions.
Tulane offers a collegial and stimulating environment and unparalleled opportunities to work alongside public health leaders.