Oct 7, 2022: Environmental Health Research: Current Trends and Future Directions

Seminar speaker, Dr. Michelle Bell, standing outside and wearing a black top

Prof. Michelle Bell, PhD

Yale University

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This seminar will discuss recent research on the links between environment and human health with a focus on research challenges and future directions. Topics include heat waves, green infrastructure, climate change, and environmental justice.

About the Speaker: Dr. Bell’s research investigates how human health is affected by atmospheric systems, including air pollution and weather.  Much of this work is based in epidemiology, biostatistics, and environmental engineering. The research is designed to be policy-relevant and contribute to well-informed decision-making to better protect human health.

She is a Professor of Environmental Health at the Yale University School of the Environment, with secondary appointments at the Yale School of Public Health, Environmental Health Sciences Division and the Yale School of Engineering and Applied Science, Environmental Engineering Program. She is the recipient of the Prince Albert II de Monaco / Institut Pasteur Award, Rosenblith New Investigator Award, and the NIH Outstanding New Environmental Scientist (ONES) Award.

Friday, October 7, 2022, 12:00-1:15 pm Eastern

Field Auditorium Room 1112, Grainger Hall (9 Circuit Dr, Durham, NC)

Masks are REQUIRED regardless of vaccination status. Please stay home if you aren’t feeling well – you may attend via Zoom instead (see below).

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