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Cathryn Tonne

Cathryn Tonne

Associate Research Professor Contaminación atmosférica

Cathryn Tonne is an environmental epidemiologist focusing on broad issues around the influence of the physical environment on health and health inequalities. Much of her research has focused on the health effects of air pollution from traffic and household sources.

She leads the European Research Council funded Cardiovascular Health effects of Air pollution in Telangana, India (chaiproject.org).

She is currently a Ramon y Cajal Fellow (2017-2021). Her previous research has been funded by the US NIH, UK Department of Health, UK Research Councils (ESRC, NERC, MRC).

She trained in Epidemiology and Environmental Health at the Harvard School of Public Health (ScD, 2006). Prior to her doctoral training, she received a Master of Public Health, with a focus on environmental health, from Columbia University, and a BS in chemistry from UC Berkeley. She joined ISGlobal (former CREAL) in 2015 after several years in London, first at King´s College Environmental Research Group and then the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
 

Lines of Research

  • Air pollution
  • Noise
  • Cardiovascular health
  • Global environmental health

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