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Bostrom, Errett & Colleagues Receive Grant to Examine Growing Climate-Related Hazard Risks in Washington State

Posted: 11/10/2022 (CSDE Research)

CSDE Affiliates Ann Bostrom and Nicole Errett received a Population Health Initiative Tier-1 pilot grant for the project, “Unique risks of growing hazards: The influence of culture and marginalization on extreme heat health risks in Washington State.” With Co-PIs Cassandra Jean from the Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences’, Dan Abramson from the Department of Urban Design and Planning, and Jamie Donatuto from the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community, the project will investigate the unique exposure pathways and health impacts of extreme heat among different cultural groups, specifically Black, Latinx and tribal communities in Washington State.

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