5 edition of Environmental policy and public health found in the catalog.
Environmental policy and public health
William N. Rom
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||William N. Rom ; foreword by Frances Beinecke|
|Series||Public health/environmental health -- 14|
|LC Classifications||RA566 .R66 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2011025363|
Public health professionals operate at the boundary between science and policy. This is particularly true in the domain of environmental health. The human health risks posed by environmental exposures are complex, poorly understood, and hotly contested. Societies around the world need leaders who are fluent in both environmental health sciences and in policy analysis. Learn Introduction to Environmental Law and Policy from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Environmental law may be the one institution standing between us and planetary exhaustion. It is also an institution that needs to be User Ratings: starsAverage User Rating .
Environmental health policy is the interplay between the environment and health, and how the environment can affect human es are created by governments and organizations where they see the issues arising in the health of their jurisdiction related to the environment. Environmental health sciences is that discipline of public health that seeks to identify factors outside the body, which impact overall health, and then transmits that knowledge to the public and health-care workers to improve the health of the public. Environmental factors include not only food, water, and air, but also physical agents such as.
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