Faculty and students in the Department of Environmental Health Science study biological, chemical or physical agents in the environment and their impact on human health and ecological systems.

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Getting to Know You: Dr. Keri Lydon
Getting to Know You: Dr. Keri Lydon

The College of Public Health has welcomed nine new faculty this fall, and we will be introducing them over the next few weeks, beginning with Keri Lydon, Ph.D., who has joined

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Leaky infrastructure driving antibiotic resistant pathogens in local waters
Leaky infrastructure driving antibiotic resistant pathogens in local waters

Could your old septic tank be driving a growth in antimicrobial resistant bacteria? It’s possible, say the authors of a University of Georgia study that identified aging sewer lines and

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CPH In the Media: August 2022 Roundup
CPH In the Media: August 2022 Roundup

UGA College of Public Health news and media mentions for the month of August 2022: Wastewater surveillance research led by Erin Lipp, professor of environmental health science, was featured on

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