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Occupational & Environmental Medicine Program

The Yale Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program is dedicated to preventing occupational and environmental illness and injury through patient care, consultative activities, training, and research.

The Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program at Yale has been a leader in the field for over three decades, offering advanced training, specialty consultations, and research capability.

Our faculty and professional staff of physician-scientists, epidemiologists, industrial hygienists, statistician/data managers, and ergonomists bring over 200 years of combined experience studying and solving the biggest environmental and occupational health challenges of the era, such as:

  • Asbestos
  • Lead
  • Solvents
  • Noise and hearing loss
  • Beryllium
  • Isocyanates
  • Chemical sensitivities

The Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program has been and remains at the cutting edge of research and practice. Program graduates have become national and international leaders in academics, government, and the private sector.