Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis

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Our Vision

A better and more equitable society.

Our Mission

To engage multidisciplinary faculty, staff and students to create a better and more equitable society through leading rigorous science, transformative education and authentic partnerships.

Message from the Interim Co-Deans

Co-Interim Deans Rodrigo Reis and Tonya Edmond of the Brown School

The Brown School graduates innovative leaders in social work, public health and social policy — complementary professions aimed at supporting healthy and productive individuals, families, communities and systems.

Our collaborative and entrepreneurial community is dedicated to equity and committed to impact. We equip our students to think critically as social work and public health scientists; to succeed as independent investigators; and to understand and address local, national and global challenges. The excellence and support of our renowned faculty, the diversity and dedication of our students, and the unique opportunities available through our school and Washington University create an unparalleled academic environment.

We encourage you to learn more about what we have created at the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis. I hope you will join us in our important pursuit of knowledge and social change.

—Professors Rodrigo Reis and Tonya Edmond

Contact Information

Brown School
Washington University in St. Louis
MSC 1196-251-46
One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899