Toxicology and its relationship to Public Health is a vast and diverse area of study.  Provided below are links to both governement and private organizations that are related to this field.

Cognition is a search engine, which searches PubMed for scientific journals.  PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine that includes over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s.

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) is part of the United States government's Department of Health and Human Services.  This website contains information concerning Human Health and is associated with a number of sub-organizations specific to occupational and environmental exposure.


The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is the largest government run environmental organization in the United States.  Often issues that concern public health and the environment are issues the EPA will address and provide information concerning these issues.

The American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) is a member-based organization that focuses on environmental and occupational health.

The International Agency for Research on cancer (IARC) is an organization devoted to identifying and researching the environmental causes of cancer in order to develop preventative measures in public health.  

The National Toxicology Program (NTP) is an interagency program, which is scientifically dedicated to evaluating the health effects of existing potentially hazardous chemicals as well as new chemicals, which are being developed and utilized both publicly and occupationally.

PubMed is a free resource that is developed and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM), located at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). PubMed comprises approximately 20 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. PubMed citations and abstracts include the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and preclinical sciences.

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