Today is Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016

Department of

Environmental Health

  • Center for Closing the Health Gap
  • Ranjan Deka, PhD, in the lab
  • 2016 Career Development Awards

Featured News

  • National Institute's of Health Grant Renewed for Teen-LABS Research Center

    The Teen-LABS Biostatistical Research Center has been awarded a grant renewal in the amount of $1,066,072 by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) of the National Institutes of Health. Co-principal investigators on the grant are Changchun Xie, PhD, associate professor of biostatistics in the Department of Environmental Health, and Todd Jenkins, PhD, MPH, a research assistant professor in the Department of Surgery and Department of Pediatrics, also with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.
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  • Safe Patient Handling Linked to Fewer Worker Injuries

    Article includes comments from Kermit Davis, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Environmental Health Hospitals that implement safe patient handling and moving policies may find these practices associated with fewer injuries among health care workers, a small study suggests. Researchers analyzed data on 1,832 patient care providers at two U.S. hospitals—one that started a safety program and one without these policies in place.
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