Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health Sciences

The Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health Sciences at Georgia Southern University's Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health is designed to prepare you to become an applied epidemiologist in Public Health and/or a public health worker who is able to recognize the public health implications of environmental and occupational factors.  As a student concentrating in epidemiology, you will study diseases of the human body in order to determine occurrence, distribution, and causative factors of diseases in human populations.  As a student concentrating in environmental health sciences, you will gain an understanding of the factors responsible for influencing mortality and morbidity trends in human populations.

Chair(s): JOSEPH TELFAIR, ROBERT L. VOGEL

Professor(s): STUART H. TEDDERS

Associate Professor(s): EVANS AFRIYIE-GYAWU, MARINA E. EREMEEVA, CLAIRE ROBB, JIAN ZHANG

Assistant Professor(s): ATIN ADHIKARI, ASLI ASLAN, CHUN HAI FUNG, R. CHRISTOPHER RUSTIN, KELLY SULLIVAN, YELENA N. LYTTLE TARASENKO

Instructor(s): BOBBIE JO NEWELL