Elizabeth Geltman and students coauthor chapters in new book “Environmental Health in the 21st Century: From Air Pollution to Zoonotic Diseases”

March 5, 2018 | Press Releases & Announcements, SPH Accolades

Environmental Health in the 21st CenturyElizabeth Geltman, along with several CUNY SPH students and recent graduates, has coauthored several chapters in a newly published book, Environmental Health in the 21st Century: From Air Pollution to Zoonotic Diseases.

This concisely written and easy-to-read resource provides timely information on emerging issues and valuable historical context that enables students to better understand a broad range of environmental health topics, from pollution to infectious diseases.

The students and alumni that contributed include doctoral candidate Tunde “Henry” Akinyele, and recent MPH graduates Adam Hess and Nichole LeClair. Together Geltman and the students contributed to the following chapters:

  • Geltman, E.A.G., “Hazard Ranking System,” “Hazardous Waste Disposal,” “Hexavalent Chromium,” “Medical and Infectious Waste Management,” and “Polychlorinated ,Biphenyls” in Environmental Health in the 21st Century: From Air Pollution to Zoonotic Diseases. Edited by Richard Crume. 2 vols. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2018.
  • Geltman, E.A.G., & Akinyele, T. “Phthalates,” in Environmental Health in the 21st Century: From Air Pollution to Zoonotic Diseases. Edited by Richard Crume. 2 vols. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2018.
  • Geltman, E.A.G. & Hess, A, “Mold and Dampness,“ in Environmental Health in the 21st Century: From Air Pollution to Zoonotic Diseases. Edited by Richard Crume. 2 vols. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2018.
  • Geltman, E.A.G. & LeClair, N., Formaldehyde,” “Perchlorate” and “Radon” in Environmental Health in the 21st Century: From Air Pollution to Zoonotic Diseases. Edited by Richard Crume. 2 vols. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2018.