Center for Precision Environmental Health

The center has been established to understand causes of disease through research at the intersection of genetics, environmental health and computational biology. Read more about the center

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Research 

Working at the intersection of genetics, environmental health, and data science, researchers seek to understand these differing effects, evaluating gene-environment interactions. CPEH builds on its affiliation with other Baylor College of Medicine components, as well as state and national centers to develop new disease prevention and control strategies.

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Faculty

CPEH faculty have appointments in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology (the #1 NIH-ranked cell biology department in the country), and the Department of Medicine.  

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News & Events

See the latest news and events from the Center for Precision Environmental Health. 

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Engagement

Precision environmental health lies at the nexus of genetics, environmental health and data science (GxExD) and therefore leverages various disciplines and partnerships leading to a multitude of opportunities for engagement.