Key Partners

Center faculty members and trainees work closely with a wide range of environmental health researchers and practitioners across the School of Public Health, Brown University, and in and around Rhode Island affiliated with CCEH. Current key partners of CCEH include:

  • Ellen Tohn – A nationally recognized expert in housing and community based environmental health threats, green and healthy housing, and indoor air quality.
  • Greg Howard – Focuses on how scientific information can best be used to create effective chemicals regulation protecting public health and the environment, with a special emphasis on high-volume ubiquitous substances including flame retardants and the bisphenols.
  • Peter Simon – Former Medical Director at RI DOH, who now works on problems of childhood lead poisoning and its impacts on childhood learning and behavior.
  • David Egilman – Conducts research on the influence of corporations on science and health policy. Teaches a course titled "Science and Power — The Corruption of Public Health".