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11th National Conference of the Consortium Against Rabies

“The DYPU School of Public Health, in collaboration with the Consortium Against Rabies, proudly hosted its 11th National Conference. This was two-day national conference on December 8th and 9th, 2023, held at the Centre of Excellence, DYPU campus in Navi Mumbai. The conference served as a platform for empowering minds, fostering collaborations, and advancing the […]


“The School of Public Health proudly ushered in its 4th Batch of Master of Public Health (MPH) students during the orientation ceremony held on October 4th, 2023. The event was graced by the presence of our Chief Guest, Dr. Deepak Saxena, the Director of the Indian Institute of Public Health, Gandhinagar. Dr Saxena shared invaluable […]

Chancellor’s Birthday

Our student community gathered in a joyous celebration to commemorate the birthday of our esteemed Chancellor Dr Vijay Patil Sir on the 16th of September 2023. The festivities included a captivating dance performance expressing their heartfelt appreciation for our beloved Chancellor.

Workshop on Qualitative Research Methods

“The School of Public Health recently organized a comprehensive workshop on Qualitative Research Methods for its MPH students, held from the 20th to the 26th of June 2023. Over the span of five days, participants immersed themselves in the intricacies of qualitative research, acquiring valuable skills and knowledge. The workshop encompassed a range of topics, […]

The use of risk scores for sexually transmitted and blood borne infections (STBBI)

“Fio Vialard, a first-year Master’s student specializing in Epidemiology in the Pant Pai lab at McGill University, Canada, has been actively engaged in pioneering research focused on the development of risk score models for sexually transmitted and Blood-borne infections (STBBIs). Fio visited the D Y Patil University campus to share their invaluable insights and experiences […]

Annual Day

“The D Y Patil School of Public Health commemorated its second anniversary on March 18, 2023. In celebration of this milestone, the School collaborated with the Indian Institute of Public Health, Gandhinagar, to host a workshop on ‘Innovations in Public Health.’ The distinguished guests included Dr. Nitin Ambadekar, Director of Health Services at NHM, who […]

Health Promotion

Dr. Subhadra Menon, Professor and Consultant in Global Public Health and Development, is an adjunct faculty with the school and took a week-long workshop on health promotion and communication. The workshop was packed with lecture series and activities like roleplay, debate, and student presentations. Students were given hands-on experience in examining various communication strategies, evaluating […]

Elimination of Violence Against Women

Mrs. Sangeetha Nikam was the guest speaker to commemorate the “International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women.” She is the Deputy Superintendent of Police, Maharashtra Police Academy. She narrated her experiences as a Police official and the incidents that she witnessed during her lengthy tenure of work. She also shed light on the measures […]

Complex Public Health Interventions

Dr. Shivalli is an adjunct faculty with the school and taught the module ‘Complex public health interventions: an overview, development and evaluation.’ The module was organised in the form of a workshop that explored various critical concepts, principles, and practical aspects of clinical trials, which are often used to evaluate complex interventions. This workshop was […]