A message from the Department of Environmental and Global Health and the Department Chair, Dr. Tara Sabo-Attwood, in response to the racist acts of violence and calls to change happening in US today.
EGH Leads Efforts in COVID-19 Testing
When COVID-19 hit Florida, EGH was one of the first departments on the front-line of testing and protecting the community.
Our impact on covid-19
UF researchers launch study on small materials that may have a big impact on protecting communities from COVID-19Read article here
While you have probably heard of the conception of the high-capacity COVID-19 research lab built within just 10 days by various PHHP faculty, staff…
Once COVID-19 began its spread across Florida, and as testing became less and less accessible, a team of researchers, students and lab technicians…
our graduate programs
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.
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.
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 .
The PhD in Public Health, Environmental Health Concentration prepares students for the rigors of scientific investigation in environmental science with a focus on toxicology, epidemiology, and exposure outcomes.
A message from the chair
"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."
In the press
Project Title: Building Resilience to PFAS Exposure on Vulnerable Coastal Communities Prone to Extreme Weather Floods: Brevard County FL as a Case…
Just as the coronavirus pandemic has laid bare the persistent racial inequalities that severely disadvantage Black people in the United States, the…
Electronic decision support and diarrhoeal disease guideline adherence (mHDM): a cluster randomised controlled trialDr. Eric Nelson leads one of the…
in the spotlight
Michael completed the MHS in One Health online program as a practicing Physicians Assistant and graduated in 2018.
see what’s happening
On August 16th, we officially welcomed our newest cohort of Gators and provided them with information about how we will help them achieve success in our programs!