Director: David C. Christiani, MD, MPH, MS
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology
665 Huntington Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02115
Environmental health, and specifically occupational health, have been major concerns at Harvard since 1913. The research record has a distinguished history and encompasses a number of outstanding personalities.
“Study Results have actually led to improvements in their work environment, and I’m proud of that.”
-David Christiani, on his studies of cotton-textile workers in Shanghai, China.
The Harvard ERC has played a prominent role in preparing leaders in the arena of occupational safety and health. Graduates are employed in industry, insurance, labor, government, unions, health care settings, consulting, research, and teaching.