Mission Statement and Goals


The SUNY Center for Environmental Health and Medicine (CEHM) strives to promote interdisciplinary research among SUNY Upstate Medical University and SUNY College of Environmental Science & Forestry faculty with research focused on the ecological, environmental, evolutionary, and social principles that impact human and animal health.   


The primary goals of the SUNY Center for Environmental Health and Medicine are to: 

  1. Facilitate and promote interdisciplinary and interinstitutional research on broad aspects of environmental health impacting humans and animals.
  2. Promote and support interdisciplinary education and training of graduate, post-doctoral fellows and undergraduate students with interest in environmental health and medicine.