Instituted in 2009, as Department of Public Health; PSPH emerged as a constituent unit of MAHE in 2017 encompassing the Departments of Data Science, Health Information, Health Innovation, Health Policy and Global Health. We aspire to evolve as a focal point of multi-disciplinary research and education on 'Public Health and Wellbeing', having a well-established network with public, private and governmental institutions nationly and internationally.
The post-graduate programmes in Biostatistics, Data Science, Hospital Administration, Public Health and Social Work, build equipped workforce of professionals with expertise in a broad range of public health and social issues prevalent in the community. This enables us to plan and execute necessary interventions.
The institution aims to be a ”game-changer” in academia and research, translating evidence into policy decisions to attain excellence and sustainability in public health by training next-generation public health leaders.
Prasanna School of Public Health offers multi-disciplinary programmes for both the industry and academia. We offer six postgraduate programmes and four certificate courses.
Prasanna School of Public Health seeks to facilitate and pursue new research initiatives that cut across the traditional disciplinary lines enhancing the research capacity through academic and outreach initiatives. PSPH has created inter-disciplinary research units to build research appetite among its faculty and students and to develop networks with researchers, research centers building, industry and community.
Collaborating with several premier institutions across the globe, Prasanna School of Public Health offers opportunities for student and faculty exchange programs, collaborative research and other academic engagements.
Guest Lecture on "Understanding Organisational Culture, Development and Change”: March 09, 2022
SAMARTHYA – Workshop on Capacity Building of Special Educators in Autism Spectrum Disorder: March 04 to 05, 2022
Prevent It – International Workshop on “One Health Approach in Combating AMR”: December 10, 2021
e-Workshop on EQUIMOB and PUTSPACE: Methods for Mobilities Research – Story Completion and Digital Ethnography
EQUIMOB Project, TCQM, Prasanna School of Public Health, MAHE are jointly organizing a Workshop on Social Barriers to Mobility for People with Disabilities on February 02, 2022.
Prof Rajani Prasanna Endowment Lecture Series on Climate Change and its impact on Public Health is scheduled to be held on January 28, 2022 [17:30 - 19:10 hours IST] through Microsoft Teams.
The 'PREVENT IT- Risk Management and Prevention of Antibiotics Resistance' is a three-year project co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union. MAHE is one of the partner institutions for this project. PREVENT IT organizes an international workshop on 'One Health Approach in Combating AMR' scheduled to be held on 10th December 2021 from 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm IST/ 10.00 am to 12.00 pm CET.
The Research Cell, Innovation Cell and the Scientific Committee of PSPH are organizing an invited talk on “Research Approaches and Designs” through Microsoft Teams on November 27, 2021 (Saturday) during 16:00-17:00 hours IST. Dr Binsha Pappachan C (Professor and Head, Department of Mental Health Nursing, Father Muller College of Nursing, Mangaluru) will be the resource person for this event.
Guest Lecture on “Improving Men’s Health: Using Health Literacy and Gender-Based Approaches”: November 26, 2021
Manipal Health Literacy Unit, Prasanna School of Public Health is organizing a Guest Lecture on “Improving Men’s Health: Using Health Literacy and Gender-Based Approaches” on November 26, 2021 (14:00 to 14:45 hours IST) through Microsoft Teams. Dr Shane Kavanagh (Course Director – Master of Public Health, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Australia) is the resource person for this event.
MHA Program, Department of Health Innovation in association with Academy of Hospital Administration, Mangalore – Manipal Chapter and Darshan Education Foundation, New Delhi is organizing a webinar on “Managing Stress Through Meditation” on November 23, 2021 (16:00 to 17:00 hours IST) through Microsoft Teams. Ms Simi Sharma (Founder Director, Avalon Heights International School, Navi Mumbai) is the resource person for this event. The event is open to all.
Prevent It - International Workshop on "Antimicrobial Resistance: Containment Measures”: November 12, 2021
As part of the Erasmus+ funded project titled "Prevent It- Risk Management and Prevention of Antibiotics Resistance", we are organizing an International Workshop on Antimicrobial Resistance: Containment Measures on November 12, 2021 (Friday) from 14:00-16:00 hours IST.
Department of Data Science, Prasanna School of Public Health is organizing an e-Workshop on "Tool Development and Survey Data Analysis using Jamovi" during November 05-07, 2021. This three-day e-Workshop will introduce statistical concepts associated with design and analysis of questionnaire and survey data with hands-on activities using JAMOVI: A well-known Graphical User Interface Software built on R. This e-workshop is organized for the benefit of faculty, students, scholars and staff with an interest in this discipline.
Prevent It - International Workshop on "Curb Antimicrobial Resistance: Antimicrobial Stewardship and Infection Control Practices": October 19, 2021
The 'PREVENT IT- Risk Management and Prevention of Antibiotics Resistance' is a three-year project co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union. MAHE is one of the partner institutions for this project. PREVENT IT organizes an International Workshop on "Curb Antimicrobial Resistance: Antimicrobial Stewardship and Infection Control Practices" The event is scheduled to be held on October 19, 2021, at 14:30-16:30 hours IST.