Received Sylff fellowship in 2017.
Academic Supervisor: Dr. Marianthi-Anna Kioumourtzoglou
Mike is a doctoral student in the Climate and Health Program at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health. He received his BA in Earth & Planetary Sciences and a MHS in Environmental Health Sciences from Johns Hopkins University. He has previously been involved in a number of eclectic research projects, from investigating the distribution of particulate matter in different regions of China to a study of vocal hygiene and vocal handicap in conservatory level singers. At Columbia, Mike looks forward to studying the effects of climate change and air pollution on mortality in international settings.
Academic achievements, social engagement initiatives: Sigma Gamma Epsilon, Alpha Kappa Chapter (2014), Delta Omega, Alpha Chapter (2015), AAAS/Science Program for Excellence in Science (2015), Weatherhead East Asian Institute Fellow (2016)