Health Research Training Program

Training the next generation of public-health leaders is at the heart of our mission. Through our health and research training programs, undergraduate, graduate, and professional students can work with experienced mentors confronting real-life challenges in the field. The Health Department’s training programs include a 10-12 week, full-time summer course, and a part-time course during the academic year. Participants gain experience in planning, research, administration, and evaluation.

For more information about the Health and Research Training Program, call 311 or email

Toxicology Rotation at the NYC Poison Control Center

The visiting resident medical toxicology rotation is a two-to-four week didactic elective in medical toxicology available through the NYC Poison Control Center. The elective in medical toxicology is available to residents from any medical specialty from any region of the country (and from most of the world).

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