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PEI Urban Grand Challenges awards $509,000 to new urban sustainability projects

January 17, 2019 ・ Morgan Kelly

Vertical farms in post-industrial America, origami-based noise-pollution barriers, and cement made from burned waste make up the latest round of projects funded by the Princeton Environmental Institute (PEI) Urban Grand Challenges program. Totaling $509,000, the new awards are active through September…

To Predict How Climate Change Will Affect Disease, Researchers Must Fuse Climate Science and Biology

September 18, 2017

To predict how climate change will affect disease, researchers need new statistical models that incorporate both climate factors and the climate-disease relationship, and account for uncertainties in both.

FACULTY AWARD: Metcalf Awarded by Wellcome Fund to Study Population, Disease Dynamics

September 16, 2015 ・ Igor Heifetz

C. Jessica Metcalf one of 10 professors chosen for a new five-year $115 million initiative to study links between human health and the health of the environment.

Ebola Outbreak of 2014 May Have Laid Tracks for Deadly Measles Epidemic in Africa

March 13, 2015 ・ Morgan Kelly, Office of Communications

The Ebola outbreak that has swept West Africa since 2014 may have cleared the way for a more familiar killer that could claim thousands of more lives — measles.