Thank you for your interest in the Department of Interdisciplinary Health Sciences. We offer five competencies:

  1.  Graduate Certificate in Public Health
  2.  Master of Public Health degree with two concentration options: Health Informatics and Health Management
  3.  Master of Science in Allied Health degree with concentration in Nutrition with Dietetic Internship
  4.  MD-MPH degree
  5.  Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Health Sciences degree


Our mission is to provide high-quality education and research training to prepare students to become practicing professionals in their respective disciplines and concentrations. The ultimate goal is to reduce the burden of healthcare and improve quality of life in the population. 

Each program’s curriculum is designed to provide you with a solid understanding of the fundamentals and application of the discipline. We provide you a unique environment, allowing you to experience and pursue a broad base of interests.

We are very excited to offer you the opportunity to join our vibrant graduate community. By choosing to attend Augusta University, we are confident that you will be able to pursue your passion in a rich, intellectual, and academic environment. An Augusta University education affords you the opportunity to meet supportive mentors and excellent role models while engaging in exciting opportunities for professional growth and development.

We are committed to helping you discover your passion. I hope you will consider the Augusta University and the Department of Interdisciplinary Health Sciences for your education.

Come create your future with us!


Raymond ChongSincerely,

Raymond Chong, PhD