Today is Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016

Department of

Environmental Health

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

Featured News

  • 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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  • UC and Marietta College Continues CARES Study Partnership

    Marietta College will continue working with the UC College of Medicine and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center on the Communities Actively Researching Exposure Study (CARES) of manganese exposure in youth as it relates to brain development. The partnership began in 2008 and will continue as the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences renewed a $3.18 million grant for a five-year period to UC.
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