Facilities

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The four departments and two institutes within the College of Public Health are currently housed in multiple locations on the University of Georgia campus. The Dean's Office is located in Rhodes Hall on the Health Sciences Campus.

The Department of Environmental Health Science (EHS) is housed in the Environmental Health Science Building. The building is located at the corner of Greene Street and D.W. Brooks Drive on the University of Georgia campus. It is identified as Building 1050 on campus maps.

The Environmental Health Science Building is approximately 7500 ft2 in size of which over half is laboratory space and the remainder is split between classroom and office space.

The EHS Building houses office space for six faculty members, three administrative staff, three research staff, adjunct faculty, post-doctoral researchers, and visiting scholars.

Research facilities within the EHS Building include:

  • Aquatic Toxicology Laboratories
  • Environmental Toxicology Laboratory
  • Air Quality Laboratory
  • Developmental Toxicology Laboratory and Tissue Culture Facility
  • Environmental Microbiology Laboratory
  • PBPK Modeling Laboratory
  • Environmental Chemistry Laboratory

The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics is housed in Miller Hall, Health Sciences Campus.

The Department of Health Policy and Management is housed temporarily in the Bank of America building in downtown Athens. 

The Department of Health Promotion and Behavior (HPB) is housed on the 3rd floor of the Ramsey Student Center for Physical Activities. It is located at 300 River Road. It is identified as building 1690 on campus maps. <directions>

The HPB Department is located on the 2nd and 3rd floors of the Ramsey Student Center for Physical Activities. HPB is allotted office space for six faculty members, one part-time faculty member, three administrative staff, two grant offices, and three graduate student areas.

HPB research facilities within the Ramsey Building include:

  • Workplace Health Group Laboratory
  • Public Health Evaluation and Assessment Research Laboratory

The Institute of Gerontology is housed at 255 E. Hancock Avenue. This location is a short walk from the university campus in downtown Athens.  It is located at the corner of Hancock and College Avenues. The Institute of Gerontology building comprises approximately 7,800 square feet and consists of offices, supply and copy rooms, as well as 662 square foot classroom and conference room.

The Institute for Disaster Management (DMAN) is housed in Barrow Hall. It currently occupies 4400 square feet of contiguous laboratory, office, and EOC space on the first floor.