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We provide our students with the mentorship, training and tools needed to solve real-world health crises. Take the first step in making your impact today.


Special Message

EGH Stands with Change

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



Faculty, Staff and Students Come Together to Help 'Flatten the Curve'

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

Dr. Sabo-Attwood and Dr. Lednicky lead COVID-19…

UF researchers launch study on small materials that may have a big impact on protecting communities from COVID-19Read article here


Working Inside a COVID-19 Research Testing Lab…

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…


EGH personnel help form a high capacity COVID-19…

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

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

Dr. Eric Coker & His Team set to Receive EPA…

Category: News and Events

Project Title: Building Resilience to PFAS Exposure on Vulnerable Coastal Communities Prone to Extreme Weather Floods: Brevard County FL as a Case…


EGH Stands with Change

Category: News and Events

Just as the coronavirus pandemic has laid bare the persistent racial inequalities that severely disadvantage Black people in the United States, the…


Dr. Eric Nelson featured in Lancet Digital Health…

Category: News and Events

Electronic decision support and diarrhoeal disease guideline adherence (mHDM): a cluster randomised controlled trialDr. Eric Nelson leads one of the…


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