Lead Paint Policy and Procedure

Lead Abatement Policy

Resources and Links - Health & Safety


  • Amherst College Environmental Health and Safety Committee
  • Biological and Chemical Hazards Committee
  • Dining Services Environmental Health and Safety Committee
  • Emergency Preparedness Committee
  • Facilities Environmental Health and Safety Committe
  • Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
  • Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)
  • Radiation and Laser Safety Committee

Environmental Health and Safety

Emergency - Call Amherst College Dispatch Center

(413) 542-2111 

(Ambulance, Fire, Hazardous Materials, Police)

Medical Surveillance

Paul Farmer To Speak About “Pathologies of Power” April 28

April 19, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass. - Paul Farmer, professor of social medicine at Harvard University Medical School and director of the Clinique Bon Sauveur in Haiti, will discuss "Pathologies of Power: Rethinking Health and Human Rights in the Global Era," on Saturday, April 28, at 10:30 a.m. in the Cole Assembly Room in Converse Hall at Amherst College.