New Jersey Public Health Training Center (NJPHTC)

The NJ Public Health Training Center was established in September 2010 with funding from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).  The NJPHTC is part of the network of Public Health Training Centers across the U.S., and is housed at the Rutgers School of Public Health in Piscataway. Learn More »

Office of Public Health Practice (OPHP)

offers training and educational opportunities for those practicing in the field of public health, environmental health and occupational safety, as well as for those in schools, industry, various professional fields, and for the general public. Nearly 400 continuing education courses are offered annually for 3,000 participants. Learn More >>

Center for School and Community Based Research and Education

is an outreach component of the School of Public Health. Collaborations through CSC-BRE include innovative programs that translate leading scientific research into educational materials for schools, industry, professionals, and the general public. The Center’s primary mission is to empower diverse populations to make informed decisions about their health and the environment through applied field research, creative partnerships and innovative outreach, including trainings, risk communication and educational interventions.

Tobacco Dependence Program

Since its inception in 2000, the Program has pursued its mission to reduce the harm to health caused by tobacco use through education, treatment, research and advocacy. Today, the program is a joint collaboration between the School of Public Health, the Cancer Institute of New Jersey and the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. The Program continues to deliver the highest level of tobacco dependence treatment, maintains its status as a leader in the training of healthcare professionals, and remains active in cutting-edge tobacco dependence research and publications.

Fellowships & Internships

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