Muhimbili School of Public Health and Social Sciences

Muhimbili School of Public Health and Social Sciences
Muhimbili School of Public Health and Social Sciences (SPHSS) is one of five schools within Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS).

The School came into being in the year 2003 after a merger of the former Institute of Public Health, the Institute of Developmental Studies, and the Institute of Primary Health Care and Continuing Education. Currently the SPHSS has six departments: Behavioural Sciences; Community Health; Development Studies; Epidemiology and Biostatistics; Parasitology and Medical Entomology; and Environmental and Occupational Health.

The School has a wealth of experience in conducting research and community service activities within Tanzania and beyond and collaborates with a number of partner Universities, Governments, and Research Institutions and the communities served. The members of faculty teach across the University in cross cutting subjects.

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