Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

MEDSCI 101G - Environmental Threats to Human Health

15 Points

Semester 2


Our environment sustains our lives but at times threatens our health. These threats may occur naturally, or arise from damage we have inflicted on the environment. This course considers health impacts of climate change, pollution, lifestyle choices, poverty and affluence, workplace hazards, emerging infectious diseases, and dangers affecting cancer risk.

Course Director

Course Coordinator