Diversity equity & inclusion

EGH Word of the Month Program

Click below to learn more & participate in the department of Environmental & Global Health's new Diversity Equity & Inclusion Word of the Month program.

Our impact on covid-19

What is the Nipah virus and why is it more deadly…

See the story below from USA Today featuring an interview with Dr. John Lednicky as he explains the difference between the Nipah virus in Asia and…


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…


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

Publication from the Lin Lab published in…

See below for the link to Dr. Zhoumeng Lin Lab’s newest publication, “Development and Application of an Interactive Physiologically Based…

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Dr. Tara Sabo-Attwood delivers keynote at SETAC…

Dr. Tara Sabo-Attwood delivered a keynote talk titled “Don’t Let Your Defenses Down: A Role for Environmental Chemicals in Infectious Disease…


Steven Peterson, MPH Named as One of PHHP’s…

The College of Public Health and Health Professions has recognized one of our EGH alumni, Steven Peterson, MPH Environmental Health Concentration…


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