User Profile

Name: National Center for Environmental Health
Member Since: April 10th, 2008
Member Name: NCEH
Biography:

NCEH Mission

The National Center for Environmental Health plans, directs, and coordinates a national program to maintain and improve the health of the American people by promoting a healthy environment and by preventing premature death and avoidable illness and disability caused by non-infectious, non-occupational environmental and related factors.

NCEH Main Activities

National leadership in prevention programs, global health, and the use of human genetic knowledge, tests, and services

  • Public health surveillance
  • Applied research
  • Epidemiologic studies
  • Laboratory analyses
  • Statistical analyses
  • Behavioral interventions
  • Operations and systems research
  • Communication and education
  • Standards, guidelines, and recommendations
  • Training and technical assistance of officials of state and local health agencies in preventing and responding to public health challenges

Homepage: National Center for Environmental Health