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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.

Medvedovic Named Biomedical Research Exemplar

Mario Medvedovic, PhD, professor and director of the Division of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics in the Department of Environmental Health, has been named a Biomedical Research Exemplar by the Professionalism and Integrity (PI) in Research program. The PI Program is offered through the Center for Clinical and Research Ethics at Washington University in St. Louis, in collaboration with Saint Louis University faculty.  

Medvedovic is a principal investigator for the NIH-funded Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K-LINCS) Perturbation Data Coordination and Integration Center, and he contributes to numerous high-impact, interdisciplinary collaborative projects.

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Department of Environmental & Public Health Sciences
Kettering Lab Building
160 Panzeca Way
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0056
Mail Location: 0056

Phone: 513-558-5701