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Dr. Sacoby Wilson In Coversation With PERVADE

Event Start Date: Tuesday, June 7, 2022 - 2:00 pm

Location: Virtual Event on Zoom

Add to Calendar Tuesday, June 7, 2022 2:00 pm America/New York Dr. Sacoby Wilson In Coversation With PERVADE

Speaker: 
Dr. Sacoby Wilson, MS, PhD
Professor and Program Director
UMD School of Public Health

Abstract:
In this talk Dr. Sacoby Wilson will discuss the work of the UMD Center for Community Engagement, Environmental Justice and Health; sustaining ethical data use relationships with communities; and what participatory data research looks like in action.

Speaker Bio:

Portrait of Dr. Sacoby Wilson

Dr. Sacoby Wilson

Dr. Sacoby Wilson is a Professor with the Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Maryland-College Park.  Dr. Wilson has over 20 years of experience as environmental health scientist in the areas of exposure science, environmental justice, environmental health disparities, community-based participatory research, water quality analysis, air pollution studies, built environment, industrial animal production, climate change, community resiliency, and sustainability.  He works primarily in partnership with community-based organizations to study and address environmental justice and health issues and translate research to action. Dr. Wilson is Director of the Community Engagement, Environmental Justice and Health (CEEJH) initiative.  CEEJH is focused on providing technical assistance to communities fighting against environmental injustice and environmental health disparities in the DMV region and across the nation.

 

Hosted By: 

Portrait of Dr. Katie Shilton

Dr. Katie Shilton

Dr. Katie Shilton
Associate Professor
UMD College of Information Studies

Virtual Event on Zoom

Speaker: 
Dr. Sacoby Wilson, MS, PhD
Professor and Program Director
UMD School of Public Health

Abstract:
In this talk Dr. Sacoby Wilson will discuss the work of the UMD Center for Community Engagement, Environmental Justice and Health; sustaining ethical data use relationships with communities; and what participatory data research looks like in action.

Speaker Bio:

Portrait of Dr. Sacoby Wilson

Dr. Sacoby Wilson

Dr. Sacoby Wilson is a Professor with the Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Maryland-College Park.  Dr. Wilson has over 20 years of experience as environmental health scientist in the areas of exposure science, environmental justice, environmental health disparities, community-based participatory research, water quality analysis, air pollution studies, built environment, industrial animal production, climate change, community resiliency, and sustainability.  He works primarily in partnership with community-based organizations to study and address environmental justice and health issues and translate research to action. Dr. Wilson is Director of the Community Engagement, Environmental Justice and Health (CEEJH) initiative.  CEEJH is focused on providing technical assistance to communities fighting against environmental injustice and environmental health disparities in the DMV region and across the nation.

 

Hosted By: 

Portrait of Dr. Katie Shilton

Dr. Katie Shilton

Dr. Katie Shilton
Associate Professor
UMD College of Information Studies

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