Environmental and Occupational Health

Giffe T. Johnson

Research Assistant Professor

Contact Info

Office: NEC 307B, MDC 56
Voice Mail: (813) 974-3466
Fax: (813) 974-9912
Email: gjohnson@health.usf.edu
 Education and History

Came to USF

2008

Education

B.A. Rollins College, 1999
M.P.H. University of South Florida, 2005
Ph.D. University of South Florida, 2008

Discipline

Toxicology
Epidemiology
Risk Assessment

Specialization

Environmental and Occupational Health

Other Information

BioSketch
Curriculum Vitae

 Biography

Dr. Giffe Johnson is a Research Assist+ant Professor at the University of South Florida College of Public Health in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health. Dr. Johnson has published and presented research on a variety of topics related to environmental and occupational health including environmental benzene risk assessment, occupational exposure to asbestos, and substance abuse epidemiology in the emergency room. Current research activities include pesticide biomonitoring in agricultural workers, the effect of poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) inhibition on chemical induced toxicity, and conducting large scale occupational health surveillance using secondary data sources.