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Environmental health is the study of the chemical, biological, and physical factors in our environment that positively or negatively impact human health. It encompasses the assessment and control of those environmental factors in our air, water, soil, homes and workplaces, and is targeted toward preventing disease and creating healthy environments.
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CSU occupational safety and health program receives $9 million training grant
The grant will support the education of more than 100 new professionals dedicated to improving worker health, safety and well-being.
UCDenver: $9 million CDC grant for Colorado School of Public Health’s Center for Health, Work & Environment
“Our faculty and students at CSU and CU collaborate to provide practical, evidence-based solutions for businesses ranging from ranches and dairy farms to hospitals and construction companies. The goal is to help employers and employees throughout the region create healthier and safer places to do business.” -Stephen Reynolds
Agricultural health and safety center provides national guidance on COVID-19 protections for agricultural workers
With key input from researchers at Colorado State University’s High Plains Intermountain Center for Agricultural Health and Safety, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released guidance for protecting agricultural workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.