Environmental Health Science Concentration Competencies

Environmental Health Science Concentration Competencies

  • Apply a framework to anticipate, recognize, evaluate, prevent, and control environmental and occupational exposures that pose risks to human health and safety.
  • Characterize and explain mechanisms of toxicity and injury associated with environmental and occupational exposures.
  • Select and apply appropriate risk assessment methods for environmental and occupational health and safety issues.
  • Assess and recommend prevention, control, and management strategies for environmental and occupational health and safety issues.
  • Cultivate effective communication with diverse stakeholders on environmental and occupational health and safety issues.
  • Identify and examine barriers to health equity related to environmental and occupational health and safety issues.