The MA and PhD Program in Health (specialized field in Health Policy & Equity) emphasizes the analysis and promotion of equity in health through public policy action. It is directed at the societal causes of inequalities in health and the organization and delivery of health care and how public policy can redress these issues.

The program offers a comprehensive curriculum covering major scholarly perspectives. The structure and environment of the field encourage advanced research, new scholarship and opportunities to contribute to the discipline, enabling students to explore health policy in relation to equity and human rights perspectives.

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Current News

Research by York Master's student in Health Policy and Equity, May Bakah, on Danish health profile published in prestigious journal


York PhD candidate in Health Policy and Equity, Akwatu Khenti, named assistant deputy minister, Anti-Racism