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Harvard-JPB Environmental Health Fellowship Workshop

The Harvard-JPB Environmental Health Fellowship Program (https://ehfellows.sph.harvard.edu/), funded by the JPB Foundation, will convene a weeklong workshop for its third cohort of fellows at the University of Memphis from March 13-16, 2023. This program is an innovative approach to support U.S. junior faculty engaged in research on the combined influence of the social and environmental determinants of health inequities in under-resourced communities. Dr. Chunrong Jia, Professor of Environmental Health in UofM School of Public Health, is one of the senior fellows in Cohort I. This workshop is hosted by the FedEx Institute of Technology and the School of Public Health at the University of Memphis.


Talk on Tuesday, March 14, 2023 by Dr. Laura Kubzansky
10:15-11:30 AM CST

Laura KubzanskyThis event is open to the public. All are invited to a seminar presentation by Dr. Laura Kubzansky on “Measuring Stress & Resilience.” Dr. Laura Kubzansky is Professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences and Director of the Society and Health Laboratory at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She also serves as co-Director of the JPB Environmental Health Fellowship Program.

Venue: Fishbowl 203/205, FedEx Institute of Technology

Learn more about Dr. Kubzansky


Cohort III: Harvard JPB Environmental Health Junior Faculty Fellows

  • Katherine Alfredo, Assistant Professor
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
    University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

  • Michael Anastario, Assistant Professor
    Department of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
    at the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work
    Florida International University, Miami, FL

  • Max Aung, Assistant Professor
    Division of Environmental Health at Keck School of Medicine
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

  • Jose “Memo” Cedeno Laurent Assistant Professor
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health and Justice
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute
    School of Public Health at Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ

  • MyDzung Chu, Assistant Professor
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies
    Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

  • Stephanie Eick, Assistant Professor
    Department of Environmental Health
    Rollins School of Public Health
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA

  • Betty Lin, Assistant Professor
    Department of Psychology
    University at Albany, State of New York, Albany, NY

  • Na’Taki Osborne Jelks Assistant Professor
    Environmental & Health Sciences
    Spelman College, Atlanta, GA

  • Courtney Roper, Assistant Professor
    Environmental Toxicology, Department of BioMolecular Sciences
    The University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS

  • Anais Roque, Assistant Professor
    Department of Anthropology
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

  • Leah Schinasi, Assistant Professor
    Department Environmental and Occupational Health, Dornsife School of Public Health
    Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

  • Aaron Specht, Assistant Professor
    School of Health Sciences
    Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

  • Yoshira Van Horne, Assistant Professor
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health
    Columbia University, New York City, NY

  • Ruzmyn Vilcassim, Assistant Professor
    School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health Sciences
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL