Faculty in the Department of Environmental Health Science identify trends and provide valuable insight into environmental public health, including worker safety, occupational exposure assessment, water and air quality, and enviromental risk factors at the population level.
Emily Q. Ahonen, PhD, MPH
Emily Ahonen has focused on worker, environmental, and social justice as they interact with health and well-being. She also evaluates interventions, both to understand processes and to demonstrate outcomes in a variety of public health challenges.Dr. Ahonen's Profile
Suzanne Babich, DrPH, MS
Professor, Associate Dean of Global Health, Environmental Health Science Acting Chair
Dr. Babich's professional interests include healthcare leadership and the science and practice of people-centered health systems. She has extensive experience in online education and competency based curricula.
Max Jacobo Moreno, PhD
Dr. Moreno’s research focuses on the application of remote sensing technology to public health problems, working to understand the environmental determinants of vector transmitted and neglected diseases, and the study of the relationship between surface water quality and land use.Dr. Moreno's Profile
Shahid Parvez, PhD
Dr. Parvez's research has focused on the prenatal exposure of drinking water disinfectant byproducts mixtures and pesticides and their association to reproductive and developmental health effects, including pregnancy length, preterm, and low birthweight.Dr. Parvez's Profile
Yi Wang, PhD
Dr. Wang is an environmental epidemiologist, working to determine how environmental risk factors affect health at the population level.Dr. Wang's Profile