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Featured News

  • Port Developer Attacks Oakland Coal Ban

    Article features testimony from Andrew Maier, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Environmental Health. The city of Oakland’s health study that led it to ban coal shipments through a proposed port terminal on the San Francisco Bay has come under severe attack in a California courtroom.
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  • Deka Named to Council of the Croatian Academy of Science and Arts

    Ranjan Deka, PhD, professor of epidemiology in the Department of Environmental Health, has been named to the Scientific Council for Anthropological Research by the Croatian Academy of Science and Arts. Deka’s research focuses on DNA analysis to understand genetic variation that explains predispositions to cardiometabolic disorders particularly in Polynesian and Croatian island populations.
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