UNC Center for Environmental Health and Susceptibility
Hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” has become more common in the quest to extract natural gas from reserves across the United States. In a new podcast and factsheet developed with help from CEHS COEC staff, NIEHS takes a close look at the potential environmental health implications of this practice and what researchers are doing to learn more.
Join CEHS researcher Dr. Bill Kaufmann and pediatric dermatologist Dr. Diana McShane for a lunchtime webinar titled “Childhood Sun Damage and Melanoma Risk: Understanding the Environmental Health Research and Clinical Application” on April 24th. Read more.
UNC faculty and staff emphasize environmental health as major theme at annual statewide Asthma Summit. Read more.
Siega-Riz and other members of 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee release report. Read more.