The University of Utah Occupational and Environmental Health offers state-of-the-art education and research into protecting workers and their environment. Our educational programs use an interdisciplinary and service-based approach to give our students current and essential knowledge about how best to increase occupational health in the workplace.
Our Goals are to: Advance superior OSH academic programs, Conduct meaningful OSH research, Provide exceptional continuing education, service, and outreach and Engineer OSH Solutions.
In Utah you will find a family friendly environment, with outstanding year round recreation, a rich local environment with diverse multicultural events, from farmers markets to art in the park. Each year, we host the Sundance film festival and you can enjoy the beautiful Wasatch Mountains during all four seasons of their diverse beauty. Our Salt Lake International Airport is a civil military airport located bout 4 miles west of Downtown Salt Lake, and we are home to Hill Air Force Base along with Dugway testing ground. We are in close proximity to 5 national parks, 7 state parks and Utah has been steadily growing and is quickly becoming the place to be.