The Department of Environmental and Public Health Sciences is part of the College of Medicine and is housed in a state-of-the-art research facility equipped with the latest technologies in environmental chemistry, aerosol physics, genomics, and molecular genetics. The department offers graduate degrees and medical residencies. Its graduate programs are Environmental Genetics and Molecular Toxicology, environmental and Occupational Hygiene, environmental and occupational medicine, and epidemiology, and biostatistics.
Graduates find careers ranging from the practical, such as occupational medicine and environmental hygiene, to basic research into how genetic and environmental factors affect susceptibility to disease. Our graduates share a common goal: to improve the quality of life by understanding the causes of environmental damage and identifying the effective methods of prevention.
Department of Environmental Health Enjoys Celebratory Weekend
The weekend of Oct. 9-10 was one to remember for the UC College of Medicine’s Department of Environmental Health, which celebrated its rich history with two days of festivities that included a gala dinner and awards event and a scientific program. The department celebrated the 50th anniversary of assuming its present name in 1965, along with 85 years of research excellence at the Kettering Laboratory Complex on UC’s medical campus.
Department of Environmental & Public Health Sciences
Kettering Lab Building
160 Panzeca Way
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0056
Mail Location: 0056