The Department of Health Policy and Management
School of Health Sciences and Practice
New York Medical College
Valhalla, NY 10595
Annette Choolfaian, R.N., M.P.A.
Director, Dr.P.H. Studies in Health Policy and Management:
Deborah Viola, PhD
Director, M.P.H. Studies:
Denise Tahara, M.B.A., Ph.D.
Director, Emergency Preparedness:
Frank Mineo, Ph.D.
Director, Global Health:
Padmini Murthy, M.D., M.P.H., M.S., CHES
Director, Distance Education:
Lydia Cavieux, M.P.A.
The Department of Health Policy and Management offers the MPH and DrPH degrees in Health Policy and Management. In addition, the Department offers a graduate certificate in Global Health and a graduate certificate in Emergency Preparedness in conjunction with the school’s Center for Disaster Medicine. The MPH in Health Policy and Management and graduate certificates in Emergency Preparedness and Global Health are offered both on-campus and fully online as distance learning programs.