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2019 Call for Applications: Richard J. Jackson Designing Healthy Communities Fellowship

February 04, 2019

The Department of Environmental Health Sciences (EHS) is accepting applications for the 2019 Richard J. Jackson Designing Healthy Communities Fellowship. Applications are welcomed from graduate students (MPH, MS, MURP, Ph.D.) who wish to conduct a fieldwork or research project on the built environment.  The letter of intent (LOI) form is due March 1, 2019, and applications are due March 15, 2019.

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2018 Designing Healthy Communities Fellowships

July 17, 2018

The Department of Environmental Health Sciences is pleased to announce that Rebecca Ferdman and Michelle Einstein have been selected as this year’s recipients of the Richard J. Jackson Designing Healthy Communities Fellowship.  

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EHS Doctoral Student Publication on Food Insecurity

September 29, 2017

Tyler Watson, MPH, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences, published a paper identifying the key ingredient in addressing food insecurity on campus.

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EHSSA Sustainability Fair 2017

December 15, 2016

The Environmental Health Student Association in partnership with the Healthy Campus Initiative hosted a Sustainablity Fair on Monday, April 17 from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm in the Kerchkoff Grand Salon...

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EHSSA Winter Career Panel

November 08, 2016

Environmental Health Sciences Student Assocation (EHSSA) hosted its annual Winter Career Panel on February 23, 2017. The event featured panelists from LA County Department of Public Health, Department of Toxic Substances Control, UCLA Environmental Health & Safety, Clark Seif Clark, and Bureau Veritas...

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Built Environment and Public Health Council Panel

October 20, 2016

Built Environment and Public Health Council (BEPHC) with sponsorship from the Departments of Environmental Health Sciences and Urban Planning, the Lewis Center for Regional Policy Studies, and the Food Studies Graduate Certificate Program hosted a panel on March 2, 2017 focused on the intersection of the built environment and health...

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"Taking Steps to Improve Public Health"

September 01, 2016

To promote health and wellbeing, in 2015 students designed and launched a project to makeover the stairwells in the Fielding School of Public Health (FSPH). The project was made possible by the support of FSPH and the Health Campus Initiative (HCI)...

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Welcome EHS Student Cohort 2016!

August 17, 2016

The Department of Environmental Health Sciences gathered at the UCLA Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden to welcome its new cohort of students on Wednesday, September 21, 2016...

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"Exposure to the BPA-Substitute Biphenol S..."

August 07, 2016

Dr. Patrick Allard along with Dr. Shane Que Hee and others published the paper "Exposure to the BPA-Subsitute Bisphenol S Causes Unique Alterations of Germline Funchtion," in PLOS...

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EHS PhD student earns UC President's leadership award

July 20, 2016

The Department of Environmental Health Sciences congratulates Tyler Watson on this well-deserved honor! Tyler was one of three UC students who were recognized for their leadership. Read the full story on the UCLA Newsroom website.

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