Our impact on covid-19

Dr. Ilaria Capua published in The Lancet: “The…

The current vaccination campaign against SARS-CoV-2 has many challenging aspects, one of which is maintaining the cold chain for the distribution…


“Coronavirus hit Florida earlier than we thought…

Published Feb. 11 Around this time last year, a group of researchers at the University of Florida began their annual search for flu…


Coronavirus 2019 Infectious Disease Epidemic…

See Dr. Lednicky’s recent publication in the Journal of Thoracic Oncology, “Coronavirus 2019 Infectious Disease Epidemic: Where We Are, What Can Be…


our graduate programs

Master of Health Science

One Health

The Master of Health Science (MHS) Program provides one-on-one mentorship, coursework, and research opportunities, incorporating transdisciplinary, technical and analytical skills to address environmental and global health challenges.

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Master of Public Health

Environmental Health

The Master of Public Health (MPH) Program provides professional development in public, environmental, and human health practice training to address a diverse range of public health issues affecting individuals and communities.

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PhD in Public Health

One Health

The PhD in Public Health, One Health Concentration provides multidisciplinary research training that focuses on the role of the environment in animal and human disease with an emphasis on infectious disease, nutrition and global health interventions .

PhD One Health Concentration

Fast Facts

100% of our graduates find job placement after completing their degree

Career Paths

10 Countries where our research makes an impact


A message from the chair

Dr. Tara Sabo-Attwood

"The Department of Environmental and Global Health focuses on innovative solutions to complex human and ecosystem health problems caused by the global intersection of humans, animals, and the environment. We serve as a hub for faculty and students dedicated to excellence in education, research, and service in the environmental health sciences."

Dr. Tara Sabo-Attwood

In the press

EGH Alumna, Dr. Helena Chapman, named as one of…

Helena Chapman serves as Associate Program Manager for Health and Air Quality Applications in the Applied Sciences Program (Booz Allen Hamilton) of…


Dr. Rachel Yoho receives Rising Star Award from…

The Rising Star Awards recognize faculty for their commitment to ongoing educational improvements and excellence. Rising Star faculty participate in…


Dr. Joe Bisesi and Dr. Chris Martyniuk received a…

Dr. Chris Martyniuk, an associate professor in the UF College of Medicine’s department of physiological sciences, and Dr. Joseph Bisesi, an…


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