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Environmental and Occupational Health: Web Resources

CDC: National Conversation on Public Health and Chemical Exposures

CDC: National Conversation on Public Health and Chemical Exposures

NACCHO:

National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO) Local Health Department (LHD) Directory by zip code. 

Animal Environmental Health

Animal Environmental Health

Internet Resources for EOH Concepts

Nature of Evidence
Internet-accessible book by the National Academies Press titled Environmental Health Sciences Decision-Making: Risk Management, Evidence and Ethics: A Workshop Summary (2009) provides a good summary on the strategies used to make decisions including defining the 'nature of evidence' and measures of evidence credibility. Table of contents and chapters accessible by links to the right of the text.

Analytic-Deliberative Process
Internet-accessible book by the National Academies Press titled Understanding Risk: Informing Decisions in a Democratic Society provides a good summary (pages 6-8) on the structuring of an effective analytic-deliberative process for informing a risk decision.

U.S. & State Government Agencies

  • GlobalChange.gov   The U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) is a Federal program mandated by Congress to coordinate Federal research and investments in understanding the forces shaping the global environment, both human and natural, and their impacts on society.
  • Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report  (MMWR)

International Agencies

  • International Labour Organization (ILO)

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