Population Health Sciences

The Department of Population Health Sciences was established in June 2011 and houses Virginia Tech’s Master of Public Health degree program.

Some of the department's responsibilities and activities include:

  • Partner with the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine in offering the Master of Public Health degree
  • Organize, administer, and provide accountability and budget oversight for the public health program
  • Facilitate the process toward accreditation by the Council on Education for Public Health
  • Engage in research and outreach initiatives related to human and animal health
  • Mentor Ph.D. and MS students in the Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences (BMVS) program and involved in public health research

Contact Information:

Laura Hungerford, Department Head
Tammy Stevers, Program and Department Assistant

Phone: 540-231-3945
Fax: 540-231-7007
205 Duck Pond Drive
VA-MD Vet Med (0442)
Blacksburg, VA 24061