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The Department of Environmental and Global Health


The Department of Environmental and Global Health expands One Health Certificate program to include invaluable hands-on learning

  • Designed to introduce graduate students to the principles of One Health, the hands-on training will focus on laboratory techniques and problem solving for understanding human-animal-environment interactions.
  • With this year's field course in Western Kenya, students will have the opportunity to collaborate with students and staff from Great Lakes University of Kisumu, as well as the Kenya Medical Research Institute.
  • The experience will provide students with a unique perspective into global health challenges and developing appropriate solutions.

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