USC training launches a new era of air pollution health research in eastern Africa

Eastern Africa GEOHealth Hub

Working to save lives through prevention and policy, eastern African researchers trained with expert environmental health scientists at USC to lay the groundwork for air pollution and health research in their countries. Lead investigators from Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda are collaborating with USC and Ethiopia’s Addis Ababa University to establish the Eastern Africa Global … Continue reading USC training launches a new era of air pollution health research in eastern Africa

USC to partner on air pollution and health study in Eastern Africa

We are honored to be working with Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia to develop the newly funded GEOHealth Network as part of the Eastern Africa GEOHealth Hub—one of seven hubs around the world. Over the next five years, U.S. scientists will train Ethiopian, Kenyan, Rwandan and Ugandan researchers to investigate occupational risk factors and the … Continue reading USC to partner on air pollution and health study in Eastern Africa

East Africa GEOHealth Hub convenes regional workshop in Uganda

In April 2015, the Makerere University School of Public Health in Uganda hosted the second regional workshop for the East Africa GEOHealth Hub in Kampala, Uganda. Researchers and stakeholders from all four Eastern African countries as well as USC and the University of Wisconsin-Madison attended the workshop. The regional workshop served as a platform for … Continue reading East Africa GEOHealth Hub convenes regional workshop in Uganda