SPHU 423 Environmental Health in the Workplace and Occupational Environment

This course covers the fundamentals of industrial hygiene, safety and occupational health. Topics include the recognition, evaluation, and control of occupational stressors arising from chemical, physical and biological agents. The important diseases of the occupations reviewed from the standpoint of etiology and control. The role, duties and focus members of the occupational health team are delineated including those of the industrial hygienist, safety professional, industrial nurse, and occupational physician.