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As part of the School of Public Health and Health Systems, you will be immersed in leading research, and gain the skills to tackle some of the biggest health concerns of today. Beside our leading researchers, you will learn how to integrate perspectives from multiple disciplines as well as discover how to use research to design, implement, and evaluate health programs, policies and services.

The application deadline for fall enrolment is January 15.

Student stories 

As part of her doctoral research, Lesley Johnston is investigating ways in which community well-being in Mongolia and Zambia are affected by Canadian-sponsored mining operations.

Learn more about Lesley and other students in the School of Public Health and Health Systems on our graduate students profile page

Lesley Johnston

 
Direct Entry to PhD

Are you an undergrad thinking about a PhD?

We offer a direct entry into our PhD program for outstanding students with a BSc degree (or equivalent) and have exceptional academic and research performance. Details here.

Fast-Track to a PhD

Did you know?

We offer a fast-track option for exceptional students planning to do a PhD.

Students in SPHHS master’s programs can apply to transfer into our PhD program at the end of the first year of their MScDetails here.