By choosing Monash for your undergraduate degree, you can be sure you've taken the first step to a successful career in public health and the clinical health sciences.
The School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine (SPHPM) is one of the largest schools of public health in the Asia Pacific Region. It is part of the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, which is ranked 35 in the world in clinical medicine. Based at the Alfred Hospital, Australia's leading research hospital, we provide undergraduate students with the knowledge, skills and attributes for a successful career in public health and the health sciences. Our teaching is led by nationally and internationally recognised educators and health professionals, with student resources designed to promote life-long learning. Our programs qualify students for a wide variety of careers and opportunities as well as further study.
SPHPM is involved in the following undergraduate degrees:
Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)/ Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine (MD)
Please note that students currently enrolled in the Bachelor of Health Science (3882), Bachelor of Health Science/Bachelor of Social Work (3870) and Bachelor of Health Science/Bachelor of Business (4503) can find useful information here.
Interested in public health?
Click here to view all the units that we teach.
Our Honours program offers a career path into many areas of public health and clinical research. The School runs three Honours programs.
- The Bachelor of Health Science
- The Bachelor of Biomedical Science (BBiomedSc)
- The Bachelor of Medical Science (Medical Students only)
Further information can be found at the SPHPM Honours Program webpage
Summer Vacation Scholarship Program
The SPHPM scholarships run over the University's summer vacation period. These projects are open to students enrolledin Bachelor of Public Health Science, Biomedical Science, Medicine and Health Science teach-out degrees.
Further information can be found at the SPHPM Summer Vacation Scholarship Program webpage.
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SPHPM Teaching Staff
Please click here to see a list of key SPHPM staff in both undergraduate and postgraduate teaching.