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Department of Environmental and Public Health Sciences

Risk Science Center (RSC)

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About The Risk Science Center

Vision:  Improved public health though applied risk science

Mission Statement:  To develop and apply cutting edge environmental and occupational risk assessment science that furthers engagement, education, and decision-making for public health protection.

Specific Objectives:

  • Provide risk science support on emerging environmental, occupational, and public health issues through integrated and multidisciplinary research.
  • Proactively engage other researchers and diverse stakeholders to facilitate the translation of exploratory science results to health risk problems.
  • Educate and train students and practicing scientists through instruction, cooperative learning, mentoring, and continuing education.
  • Support collaborative activities that enhance our society’s ability to most effectively resolve environmental, occupational, and public health problems.


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