With its broad and multidisciplinary faculty expertise, the Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute is an international resource that supports basic and clinical research in environmental health sciences and exposure assessment and fosters associated programs in environmental health education and public policy.
Established in 1986, EOHSI is jointly sponsored by the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. Its major objectives are to:
The Institute serves as an unbiased source of expertise about environmental problems for communities, employers and governments in all areas of occupational and environmental health, toxicology and risk assessment. EOHSI members are active as advisors to international, national, state and local organizations on public health issues.
|Interim Director of EOHSI:||Kenneth Reuhl, Ph.D.|
|Associate Director of EOHSI:||Howard Kipen, M.D., M.P.H.|
|Deputy Director of EOHSI:||Paul J. Lioy, Ph.D.|
|Director, NIEHS Center for Excellence:||Helmut Zarbl, Ph.D.|
|Environmental Epidemiology and Statistics:||Daniel Wartenberg, Ph.D.|
|Environmental Health Policy:||Dona Schneider, Ph.D., M.P.H.|
|Exposure Science:||Paul J. Lioy, Ph.D.|
|Clinical Research and Occupational Medicine:||Howard Kipen, M.D., M.P.H.|
|Public Education and Risk Communication:||Audrey R. Gotsch, Dr.Ph., C.H.E.S.|
|Toxicology:||Jeffrey Laskin, Ph.D.|