Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Expert in environmental epidemiology
Professor at Tufts University
Former writer for Treehugger
Dr. Helen Suh, a professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Tufts University, is an internationally recognized expert in environmental epidemiology. Her research focuses on air pollution health effects and environmental exposure assessment. She wrote an environmental health column for Treehugger in 2006.
Dr. Suh is also a Senior Fellow in the Department of Public Health, NORC at the University of Chicago. She has served in an advisory capacity for local, national, and international organizations, including the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and multiple National Academy of Science and Institute of Medicine committees. She has published over 100 peer-reviewed papers in leading environmental health journals.
1999 Yaglou Award, International Academy of Indoor Air Sciences
1998 Scientific and Technological Achievement 2nd Level Award, USEPA
1994-1995 Postdoctoral Fellowship, Center for Indoor Air Research
1992-1993 Research Fellowship, National Research Service Award, NIH
1990 Environmental Fellow, Switzer Foundation
Dr. Suh received Doctor of Science and Master of Science degrees in environmental health from the Harvard University School of Public Health. She received her Bachelor of Science in biology from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
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