University of Michigan SPH Dean, Dr. Martin Philbert, has been appointed to the National Environmental Education Foundation’s (NEEF) board of directors. Dr. Philbert will serve a four-year term on the 13-member NEEF board.
Dr. Philbert is recognized for his expertise in neurotoxicology and experimental neuropathology. He is the author of numerous research publications in top peer-reviewed journals, and one book. Dr. Philbert received his PhD in Neurochemistry/Experimental Neuropathology from London University in 1987, and his BSc (Honors) in Biology/Chemistry, CCAT, from Cambridge in 1984.
NEEF promotes innovative environmental education and training programs such as environmental education for medical health care providers and broadcast meteorologists; it also develops partnerships with government and other organizations to administer projects that promote the development of an environmentally literal public. Members of the board are appointed by the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.
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