The Public Health Commute seeks to equip its students with the following skills:
Articulate the importance of public health in medicine
Describe the relationships between organ systems and public health concepts
Identify social determinants of health individual and community health
Compare local and global public health issues
Recognize the relevance of public health issues to their specific patient populations in Washington Heights, Harlem, and Stamford, Connecticut.
Incorporate public health concepts into their health care practice