International Activity of the Faculty : Mexico

Michelle Bell

Professor of Forestry And Environmental Studies and of Epidemiology (Environmental Health)

Mexico (2008)

Pollution - Heat-Related Mortality in Latin American Cities
Professor Bell investigates how weather is associated with heat in Latin America, and in particular how heat-related mortality may differ by socio-economic status (SES). The project also examines the effects of air pollution on mortality, whether these relationships differ by SES, and looking at... 

Adrienne Ettinger

Assistant Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases)

Mexico City, Mexico (2013  - 2018)

Lifecourse Exposures & Diet: Epigenetics, Maturation & Metabolic Syndrome
NIH 1 P01 ES022844, Co-PIs K.Peterson & V.Padmanabhan, University of Michigan

Jhumka Gupta

Assistant Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases)

Mexico City, Mexico (2012  - 2015)

Evaluating Violence Against Women Screening in Mexico.
Dr. Gupta is leading a 3-year randomized controlled trial in Mexico City, Mexico, to investigate the effectiveness of a clinic-based intervention on reducing the severity of intimate partner violence, increasing help-seeking behaviors and safety planning, and improving reproductive health among... 

Rafael Perez-Escamilla

Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases)
Director, Office of Public Health Practice
Director, Global Health Concentration

Mexico (2007  - 2010)

Harmonization of household food security measurements in Latin America and Caribbean Region
Senior leadership for Latin American & Caribbean household food security measurement (project ELCSA)