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EGH Word of the Month Program

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environmental and global health news

Developmental Phenotypic and Transcriptomic…

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See the link below for a new manuscript from the Baker lab:¬†Developmental Phenotypic and Transcriptomic Effects of Exposure to Nanomolar Levels of…

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Monitoring community health through wastewater…

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View the NDEWS News Weekly Briefing to view the¬†latest Gator WATCH™ (Wastewater Analysis for Tracking Community Health) project: “Monitoring…

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EGH students tie for first place at UF PHHP’s…

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The UF College of Public Health and Health Professions held its 35th annual Research Day on February 10. Congratulations to Amber O’Connor and Andrew…

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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

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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

our impact on covid-19

Wastewater surveillance for SARS-CoV-2 in a small…

A new study from the UF GatorWATCH team and Cedar Key FL colleagues is the first published that uses municipal wastewater surveillance to…

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Can tracking COVID-19 in wastewater help slow the…

Dr. Joe Bisesi was interviewed on TV20 WCJB last week for his research in COVID-19 wastewater tracking. View the newscast here: “Can tracking…

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Coronavirus likelier in air we breathe than…

Dr. John Lednicky’s research on COVID-19 aerosol transmission was featured in The Print article, “Coronavirus likelier in air we breathe than…

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