WHD researchers are studying the health and developmental benefits of water quality, sanitation, hand washing, and nutritional interventions during the first years of life.

Urban Sanitation

WHD researchers are assessing household and community sanitation characteristics as risk factors for child clinical diarrhea cases.

Health Links

The links between water, sanitation, hygiene and health are intuitively obvious yet persistently challenging to document in a scientifically rigorous way. We work in the area of modeling health outcomes as a function of various water- and sanitation-related, socioeconomic and demographic factors.

Latest News

WHD researchers to discuss scaling up point-of-collection water disinfection at University of North Carolina Water Institute Water & Health Coference.
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An easy and affordable handwashing system, new evidence on exposure to parasitic worms and more in our Spring-Summer 2016 Newsletter.
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Container-Based Sanitation Webinar

View the recording of our recent webinar on Container-Based Sanitation, featuring panelists from Stanford, Sanergy, SOIL and Clean Team.
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