- 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.
Jul 27, 2015Nicholas Communications
Jul 22, 2015Nicholas Communications
Jun 16, 2015Mongabay
Jun 11, 2015National Geographic
May 28, 2015Nicholas Communications