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Environmental Health Sciences

The Department of Environmental Health Science investigates how the environment influences human health. Our faculty and students explore this complex set of interactions at every level—from the ways that pollutants alter DNA to the impact of climate change on global patterns of disease. 

Message From the Chair

As the field of environmental health sciences continues to evolve, Andrea Baccarelli welcomes you to the era of epigenetics. Read More

Local to Global


Doctoral student Kate Weinberger connects climate research and practice through her work in the streets of New York. Watch Now

For Current Students

Find out about degree requirements, course descriptions, certificates, practicum information, financial aid and other resources. Read More