Welcome to the Department of Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences.
Environmental and Occupational Health touches everyone, everywhere. In both developed and developing nations, issues of environmental pollution arise from indoor air quality concerns, water quality, outdoor air and waste products as well as workplace exposures. You may be interested in pursuing an graduate degree in public health if you have biological, engineering, chemistry, nursing, medical and social science backgrounds.
A Mystery Solved
In the late 1940’s in New York City, first one man then another, appearing down on their luck, showed up at the emergency room in a large New York City hospital. Their common symptom - they were all turning blue. Read More