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.
Prof Rajani Prasanna Endowment Lecture Series (V) on Climate Change and its Impact on Public Health - Climate Resilient Health Systems and Policies in India: 27-9-2022
EQUIMOB Project under TCQM, Prasanna School of Public Health, MAHE are organizing a Workshop on Social Barriers to Mobility for People with Disabilities on February 02, 2022.
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.
Department of Data Science, Prasanna School of Public Health is organizing an interactive career enhancement session "Data Science Needs: An Industry Perspective" on July 17, 2021 (14:30 hours IST) through Microsoft Teams. Dr Ashwini Mathur, Solution Lead and Head, Data Science and Artificial Intelligence Hub- Dublin, Novartis Ireland will be the resource person for this event.
Department of Nephrology, Department of Peadiatrics and Prasanna School of Public Health, Manipal Academy of Higher Education is Organizing Education Sessions on Kidney disease to observe World Kidney Day – 2021. Date: Thursday, March 11, 2021. Time: 14:15 hours IST onwards. Venue: 3rd Floor, Conference Hall, Shirdi Sai Baba Cancer Hospital and Research Center, Manipal. Registration is free. For Registration and More Information Please Contact: Ms Brayal Dsouza (Organizing Secretary, Assistant Professor [MHA], Prasanna School of Public Health, MAHE, Manipal): +91 9900405393. Mr Rajendra Naik (Executive – Marketing, Kasturba Hospital, Manipal): +91 7760957390.
The SPARC Project Team (Manipal College of Nursing and Public Health Evidence South Asia, Prasanna School of Public Health) in collaboration with UCL Social Research Institute, University College London, UK is organizing a webinar on ‘Indigenizing Systematic Review Evidence for Policy Decisions in India’ on March 05, 2021 (14:30 to 16:30 hours IST) through Microsoft Teams.
Department of Data Science, Prasanna School of Public Health is organizing an e-Workshop on "Tool Development and Survey Data Analysis using Jamovi" during December 28-30, 2020. 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. The registration fee for participants within MAHE is Rs 1000/- INR. For outstation participants, the fee is Rs 1180/- INR. For further communications, you may reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org
Manipal School of Life Sciences together with Prasanna School of Public Health are organizing a webinar on ‘Designing Personal Health and Care’ on December 12, 2020.
Webinar - Why Sustainable Transport and People - Focused Cities are More Important Now Than Ever Before: December 4, 2020
MPH Program, Department of Health Policy is organizing a webinar on ‘Why sustainable transport and people-focused cities are more important now than ever before’ through Microsoft Teams on December 4, 2020 (Friday), 14:30 – 15:30 hours IST. Mr Richard Lambert (Founder and Coordinator of Natural Walking Cities Forum, England) will be the resource person for the webinar.
The Research Cell, Innovation Cell and the Scientific Committee of PSPH are organizing an invited talk on "Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship: Opportunities at Manipal-GoK Bio-incubator" through Microsoft Teams on November 28, 2020 (Saturday) during 16:00-17:00 hours IST. Dr Manesh Thomas (CEO, MAHE-GoK Bioincubator) is the resource person for the event.