As public health professionals, Boston University School of Public Health faculty, staff, and students are tasked with using their knowledge, skills, and passion to improve the health of populations.
Generating knowledge and passing it on to future generations is at the heart of SPH’s work, but applying that knowledge is equally important. SPH is at the forefront of advocacy and practice both locally and around the world.
Our Practice-Based Approach
Explore how BUSPH's commitment to practice in all that we do meets the core competencies for public health professionals:
Policy Development/Program Planning Skills
Cultural Competency Skills
Community Dimensions of Practice Skills
Public Health Sciences Skills
Financial Planning and Management Skills
Leadership and Systems Thinking Skills
Nickita Gupta conducted "boots-on-the-ground" community work to understand the needs of residents in Dorchester's Grove Hall community