Mission Statement

The Department of Environmental Health (EH) believes that the essence of public health is the primary prevention of disease. EH’s mission is to contribute to the maintenance and improvement of the health of all people through global leadership in research and training in environmental health.

Department Structure

The Department of Environmental Health focuses on complex problems that require a multi-disciplinary approach. Teaching is carried out through three concentrations:

There are also four Centers housed within the Department of Environmental Health:


Monday, December 7, 2015
EH Seminar with Dr. Konstantinos Makris, “Human Exposure to Bisphenol A Derivatives and Thyroid Nodular Disease”
12:30pm, Building I-1302

Monday, December 14, 2015
EH Colloquium talk with Dr. Carrie Van Breton
12:30pm, Building I-1302


See our Department Calendar here for all upcoming events.
Click here for upcoming student events.

For the entire year’s Colloquium schedule and other seminars, see EVENTS.