International Initiative for the Environment and Public Health Cyprus Program of the Harvard School of Public Health

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Principal Investigator:
Petros Koutrakis, Professor of Environmental Sciences

Department:
Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program

Sponsors:
Government of the Republic of Cyprus

Dates of Research:
September 1, 2004 — December 31, 2009

Description:

The Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) and the Government of Cyprus have established an international research, education, and technology initiative for the environment and public health to address key environmental issues in Cyprus and the Mediterranean region. Towards this end, two new research and training entities have been created: The Cyprus International Institute (CII) for the Environment and Public Health located in Nicosia, Cyprus, and the HSPH-Cyprus Program (HCP) located in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

Website: http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/cyprus/start.html