Paola Filigrana

Paola FiligranaProgram/affiliation/area of specialty: Epidemiology/ Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology

Email address: paofilig@umich.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Education:

University of Michigan, PhD student of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Advisor: Sara Adar

Universidad del Valle, October 2006, Master Science in Epidemiology, Thesis: "Impact of a Waste Disposal Site on Adults Respiratory Health Living Near in its Area of Influence", Advisor: Fabián Méndez P

Universidad Santiago de Cali, March 2001, Respiratory Therapist

Research Interests: 

My research interest are the environmental impacts of urban transport on population health. Specially the health effects associated with exposure to traffic-related air pollution, environmental justice and the health impacts assessment of urban transportation policies. I am also interested in how epidemiology can support decision making.