Maternal & Child Health

"Berkeley has the most phenomenal professors, and at any time they have several ongoing research projects. They are absolutely excited and willing to engage students at all levels of the research program."

 

Degree Options:

2-Year MPH
11-Month MPH
MSW/MPH

The Maternal and Child Health Program has provided superior graduate training, continuing education, research, and service since its founding in 1953. The program has more than 1,000 alumni across the country and around the world. It is our mission to promote and protect the health status and well-being of women, infants, children, adolescents and their families through excellence in training, research, continuing education, service, and advocacy. All of the program's activities are designed to be interdisciplinary and responsive to newly emerging issues in maternal and child health and to the unique needs of the diverse communities and cultures of the San Francisco Bay Area, State of California, and internationally.

Maternal & Child Health: 2-Year Master of Public Health (MPH)

Degrees

Employment

Graduates of the MCH Program often work as public health educators, consultants, researchers, and policy-makers in non-profit organizations, healthcare organizations, and hospitals, and in governmental organizations from the local to international level.

Maternal & Child Health: 11-Month Master of Public Health (MPH)

Degrees

Employment

Graduates of the MCH Program often work as public health educators, consultants, researchers, and policymakers in non-profit organizations, health care organizations, and hospitals, and in governmental organizations from the local to international level.

Maternal & Child Health Faculty

Guendelman, Sylvia, Chair
Deardorff, Julianna
Eskenazi, Brenda
Potts, Malcolm

Affiliated Faculty
Abrams, Barbara

Faculty in Residence
Prata, Ndola

Adjunct Faculty
Harley, Kim
Walsh, Julia A.

Clinical Faculty
Pies, Cheri

Lecturer
Hosang, Robert (Nap)

Affiliated Lecturer
Lahiff, Maureen