Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Program
Background image: Doctor looking at a disease frequency map
To teach students how to design, analyze, and critically interpret epidemiologic studies of workers exposed to a variety of chemical, biological or physical agents. The ultimate goal is to identify workplace hazards and characterize risk in order to protect workers from effects of hazardous exposures at work.
Students have studied health effects in relation to long term exposure to metalworking
Physical and Mental Effects
Students have studied the physical and mental health effects of rotating shift work and job loss
Everyone in the COEH program is extremely supportive! I feel so lucky to be surrounded and mentored by such intelligent and inspiring leaders in occupational and environmental health!Current Trainee