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DLSPH Vision and Mission Statement

Vision: Our graduate programs develop and advance the public health workforce through research, education and practice.

Mission: Built on a foundation of core competencies, students will acquire disciplinary expertise and the skills to collaborate with other disciplines in a variety of Canadian and international settings.

Graduate Department of Public Health Sciences

The Graduate Department of Public Health Sciences (GDPHS), in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health (DLSPH), is responsible for the administration of graduate degree programs according to the policies and procedures established by the School of Graduate Studies (SGS).  We are located on the St. George Campus of the University of Toronto.


155 College Street, 6th Floor, Ste. 620
Toronto, ON
M5T 3M7

Hours of Operation

September 1 – June 30
Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

July 1 – August 31
Monday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

General Inquiries
Olli SaarelaGraduate
Ellen SokoloffGraduate Program
Priel BuznyGraduate Assistant & Awards;
Vanessa AnievasGraduate
Whitney McKnightGraduate
Connie NanfaraGraduate
Sarah Ko (On leave)Practicum Placement & Professional Development