Today is Wednesday, Sep. 28, 2016

Department of

Environmental Health

  • Ranjan Deka, PhD, in the lab
  • 2016 Career Development Awards
  • TERA Scientists Assist With Harmonization Effort in Pharmaceutical Industry

Featured News

  • Fire Department Reduces Risk of Cancer With Decontamination Kits​

    TV segment features Erin Haynes, DrPH, associate professor in the Department of Environmental Health in the UC College of Medicine. The link between cancer among firefighters has become a growing concern. Studies show their jobs expose them to a higher risk for certain types of cancer. Now one tri-state fire department is taking an extra step to help lower that risk.
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  • Water in New Richmond Neighborhood Tests Above Limit for Acceptable Lead Levels​

    TV segment features Kim Dietrich, PhD, professor in the Department of Environmental Health. Recent test results show the New Richmond Robin Grays Public Water System has detected lead at levels above what is acceptable in the Robin Hill Drive and Grays Lane neighborhood. One sample of five collected from Sept. 10 to 12 had lead levels that exceeded 15 micrograms per liter, according to a news release from the Village of New Richmond.
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