School of Public Health


To improve the health of local, national, and international populations, particularly the disadvantaged, underserved, and vulnerable, through excellence and innovation in education, research, and service.


Boston University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). The School of Public Health is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

About This Bulletin

This website is intended to be a description of the policies, academic programs, degree requirements, and general course offerings in effect for the 2015/2016 academic year. Students matriculating in this academic year will be responsible for the curriculum requirements described within this Bulletin throughout their academic tenure at BUSPH.

Boston University and the School of Public Health reserve the right to change the policies, procedures, curricula, or any other matter in this Bulletin and to cancel programs and courses with appropriate notice. This Bulletin is not intended to be a contractual agreement nor a guarantee of courses or programs described herein.

SPH Contacts

Boston University School of Public Health
715 Albany Street, Talbot Building
Boston, Massachusetts 02118-2526
Telephone: 617-638-4684

Quick Guide

Student Services (Talbot 2C)
Mary Murphy-Phillips 617-638-5059
Brendan Hoey 617-638-5062
Chase Crossno 617-638-5006
Registrar’s Office (Talbot 2C)
Christine Paal 617-638-4963
Andrea Tingue 617-638-5057
Admissions (Talbot 2C)
Jonathan Cote 617-638-4640

LePhan Quan 617-638-4353
Stern A. Chamblain, Jr. 617-638-4645
Kara Cremer 617-414-1407
Anne Thorsen 617-638-5001
MPH Practicum
Scott Harris 617-638-4656
Practice Office (Talbot 2E)
Harold Cox 617-638-4964
Anne Fidler 617-638-1647
Heatherly Mitch 617-414-8423
Joanna Brown 617-638-4841
Career Services Office (Talbot 1E)
Lisa Toby 617-638-4675
Lauri Rich 617-414-1405
Maria McCarthy 617-638-4602
Julie Lanham 617-638-4597
W. Jeff Waller 617-638-4598
Eric Delgizzo 617-638-4695
Office of the Deans (Talbot 3C)
Sandro Galea 617-638-4644
Lisa Sullivan 617-638-5047
Harold Cox 617-638-4964
Michael McClean 617-638-7755
Justine De Marrals 617-638-4644