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:


Spring 2016 EH Colloquia
Thursdays, 12:30-1:20pm, Building I-1302
February 11, Dr. Johnnye Lewis
March 17, Dr. Jefferey Burgess
April 14, Dr. Nadia Hansel
May 5, Dr. Diana Ceballos

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.