MS in Conservation Medicine

Conservation medicine uses a One Health approach to address urgent issues facing our planet, including emerging and resurging diseases, habitat use conflicts, environmental contamination, ecosystem and climate change, biodiversity loss, and ecosystem function degradation.

Students in Action

Students enrolled in the Masters in Conservation Medicine program at the Cummings School share their experience in selecting the program, their projects and plans after completion.

  • Impart foundational knowledge in conservation medicine issues and applications
  • Build upon an individual student’s disciplinary strengths
  • Provide experiences in real-world conservation settings
  • Foster interdisciplinary collaborations and supply students with invaluable contacts from a network of experts
  • Create opportunities to master and practice skills necessary to be successful leaders in the conservation health arena

Conservation medicine uses a One Health approach to address urgent issues facing our planet, including emerging and resurging diseases, habitat use conflicts, environmental contamination, ecosystem and climate change, biodiversity loss, and ecosystem function degradation.