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Dr. Howard Hu receives APHA Award for Excellence.
November 4, 2011
Howard Hu is the recipient of the American Public Health Association
(APHA) Award for Excellence for 2011. Dr. Hu is chair of the NSF
International Department of Environmental Health Sciences and a
professor of epidemiology at the University of Michigan School of Public
Health. He is also a professor of internal medicine at the Medical
APHA award recognizes Dr. Hu's "creative and innovative work in
research on environmental health issues," especially on the adverse
health effects of lead and other heavy metals, endocrine disruptors,
gene-environment interactions, long-term effects of fetal exposures, and
health and the global environment.
In the Spotlight
March 25, 2016
What now, after the Supreme Court stay?
The Supreme Court in February 2016 issued a "stay," or a temporary suspension, of the Clean Power Plan while a lower court reviews this legal challenge. This situation raises many questions.