- Classes focus on the interaction between human health and the environment, working closely with the Duke Global Health Institute.
- Faculty research the impacts on human health of environmental issues such as flame retardant chemicals, hydrofracking, and superfund sites.
- Students work on understanding the effects of these pollutants on human health issues.
Human Health Blogs
Alumni with a focus in Human Health work throughout government and the private sector.
The links between our environment and our health are complex; understanding and addressing those links requires a uniquely comprehensive approach. See how the Nicholas School and Duke Medical Center are working together to take us from pollution to solution.
Feb 19, 2014Superfund@Duke
Feb 12, 2014Research at Duke
Jan 21, 2014Duke Today
Jan 20, 2014Fox News
Jan 18, 2014NPR (Weekend Edition)