Department of Public Health Commissioner's Office

Learn more about the structure of the Commissioner's Office at the Department of Public Health (DPH):

About the Commissioner 

Commissioner Robbie Goldstein oversees a public health workforce of over 3,200 and an expansive department comprised of eight bureaus and several offices responsible for a range of programs, including environmental health, infectious diseases, injury prevention, and maternal and child health. The Commissioner chairs the Public Health Council by statute. 

Learn more about the DPH's Commissioner.

The following functions are part of the Commissioner’s Office structure:

  • Academic Health Department 
  • Communications 
  • Finance 
  • General Counsel 
  • Human Resources 
  • Legislative Affairs 
  • Operations 
  • Performance Management and Quality Improvement 
  • Policy and Regulatory Affairs 
  • Privacy and Data Compliance 
  • Staff Training and Development 
  • Workforce Development and Resilience 


Contact   for Department of Public Health Commissioner's Office


(617) 624-5206


250 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02108

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