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Curtin University
Health Sciences

School of Public Health

Our graduates change the world!

Public health is a field for people who care
about the greater good of human beings.
Whether you are more interested in
crunching numbers, conducting research,
or working with people, there is a place
for you in the field of public health.

How to apply | SoPH Website

What's HAPPENING @ SoPH

Cooling the City - Dr Helen Brown on ABCheat islands

Click below to view a segment on ABC news about the Heat Island effect and a puch for legislation for creating cooler suburbs.

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Health Promotion students push for more mental health first aid on campusMentally Healthy Week

SoPH Health Promotion students are pushing for a more mentally healthy campus and a greater focus on how students can better support one another during Mental Health Week.

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Health, Safety and Environment course receives new accreditationSoPH HSE Students

The School of Public Health is pleased to announce that the Bachelor of Science (Health, Safety and Environment) has received national accreditation by the Australian Occupational Health and Safety Education Accreditation Board.

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Nerissa Ho recognised for 30 years of service to Curtin University Nerissa Ho

On the 30th July 2014 Curtin University held a Recognition Reception for staff who have contributed to Curtin for 30 and 40 years. Our very own Nerissa Ho was recognised and thanked for her continuing service. The School also add their acknowledgement and thanks.

School of Public Health Fellowships SoPH Fellowships

The School of Public Health Curtin University invites applications for a short term sabbatical/Fellowship from academics of outstanding national and international reputation with a broad academic interest within Public Health.

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What happens after uni?

Read about what some of our graduates have done.

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SoPH Fellowships

The School of Public Health Curtin University invites applications...

Our HD Researchers

Read about our higher degree researchers and their projects.

SoPH Health & Safety

View our School Health and Safety video.

Short Courses

View all the short courses SoPH offer.

Health Promotion short courses

Increase your skills by joining a course, or tailoring one for your organisation.

Health Policy & Management courses

We currently offer three courses on Health Policy and Management.

Focus on...
Professor Linda Selvey

Associate Professor Selvey has had a long relationship with Public Health as a medical doctor, cancer researcher and public health advocate. Her passion to improve quality of life for people across the globe is un-daunting. Linda sees strong links between health advocacy and environmentalism and in the past has worked with WHO, Government Health departments and has been CEO of of Greenpeace Australia.
Professor Linda Selvey is the Director of Our Epidemiology and Biostatistics Directorate - view more on Linda here.