The Center for Public Health Practice was established in 1995 in the Graduate School of Public Health at the University of Pittsburgh.
By linking academia to professional public health practice, the Center for Public Health Practice (CPHP) contributes to better health for Pennsylvanians. CPHP is a catalyst for engaged scholarship in public health through applied research, practice-based teaching, and professional service. The activities and research provided by CPHP, along with close collaboration with community partners, enables CPHP to be a resource to the community and strengthen the public health system.
Areas of Expertise
- Continuing education and training
- Leadership and organizational development
- Law and policy analysis
- Program planning and implementation
- Translation of research into practice
- Evaluation design and methodology
A sustainable and resilient public health system.
The Center for Public Health Practice is a catalyst for engaged scholarship in public health through applied research, practice-based teaching, and professional service.
Gerald Mark Barron, MPH
Acting Director, Center for Public Health Practice
Associate Professor and Director MPH Program, Health Policy and Management
Associate Professor, Behavioral and Community Health Sciences
Deputy Director, Center for Public Health Practice
Acting Associate Dean for Public Health Practice
Room: A733 Crabtree Hall
A728 Crabtree Hall
Pitt Public Health Map and Directions offers detailed directions and interactive maps to help you navigate your way to the Center for Public Health Practice. If you are driving to Oakland, the University of Pittsburgh Visitor Parking provides parking rates and locations.